Having discovered Iman's social media connection to Mike Pennisi, Franky enlists Bridget's help to discover the true nature of their relationship - that Iman was Pennisi's girlfriend. But when Franky confronts her, Iman reveals Pennisi's obsession with Franky and admits she killed him in a jealous rage. Now blaming Franky for destroying both their lives, Iman attacks her with a shiv. Ferguson comes to Franky's rescue but at the same time snatches away her only hope of exoneration, while pushing her own agenda to professionally crush Vera. Meanwhile, Channing's investigation clears Jake of Will's drug supplier accusations but, in the wake of a murder, sidelines Vera and assumes the role of Acting Governor. Liz gets drunk with Sonia and hears a graphic confession to Don's murder. But Vera is skeptical of Liz's claims and cautions her against making further accusations against Sonia.