The riot happening on Wisteria Lane which led Paul Young getting shot during the December 12 episode of "Desperate Housewives" prompts police to come down to the neighborhood to investigate the crime. The officers will knock on the door and meet the housewives when the TV show returns from its long holiday break on January 2 with episode "Assassins".
Susan's life hangs in the balance after being trampled by the rioting mob on Wisteria Lane; the fate of Paul Young is revealed following the aftermath of the riot, but who shot him?; Keith moves in with Bree but is shocked when Orson pays a surprise visit; Gaby finds it difficult to purge all traces of Grace from her life in order to repair her relationship with Juanita; and Renee wrestles with telling Lynette the truth about her past with Tom.
A week later, the TV series will continue with "Where Do I Belong". Brian Austin Green reprises his role as Keith Watson in both episodes.