TV Line shared their brief convo with Criminal Minds' showrunner, Erica Messer where she previewed an upcoming storyline for Reid this season 8. Grab the spoilers below!
“We pitched a story where we’d introduce a unique love interest for Dr. Reid and it would end in tragedy. Matthew agreed the only way to tell this story was if she died in the saddest way possible. Reid’s reaction/mourning will be the emotional anchor of episode 813 and it’s the arc for Reid’s character for the rest of the season.”
Can Reid cope amidst this unfortunate tragedy? Share your thoughts below.