location: Trinity Walks a Dog.
What is it supposed to be on the show?
A. A residential
Q. Where is it supposed to be on the show?
Q. When did we see it on the show?
A. In Episode 2 (of the 4th season), "Remains To Be Seen ".
the Trinity Killer, is stalking his
He previously picked her out of a crowd at a seaside shopping center, and noticed that she liked dogs.
In this scene, he arranges to "accidentally" meet her, by walking a dog on her street, while she is coming home with an armful of groceries.
Turning on the charm, he helps her with the bags, acts pleasant, and walks her to her door, lulling her into a false sense of security.
After they part,
Trinity turns the dog loose, indicating that he had bought it simply as
next time we see them together, he forces her to jump to her death) from
the roof of a warehouse.)
Q. What is it actually in real life?
A. A residential street. But nowhere near Miami.
Q. Where can I find it in real life?
scene was filmed on the south side
of the 6000 block of Selma Avenue,
not far from the
colorful house seen as the woman's
home (another Craftsman bungalow) is at 6070 Selma
For most of the shots, the camera is looking east, from
in front of that house.
For most of the shots, the camera is looking east, from in front of that house.
north of Sunset Blvd, this is just one street north of Harold Way, where
they filmed Wendell Owens' house
(the youngest victim of The Skinner) in Season 3. It's also just around
the corner from the "hooker motel"
on La Baig Ave, from the same season.
It's just northwest of the
house where Dexter killed Freebo, as well
as the Sunset-Gower Studio.
It's just northwest of the house where Dexter killed Freebo, as well as the Sunset-Gower Studio.
Warning: This is a private home. Do not trespass
on their property, knock on their door,
Q. How the heck did you figure out where it was?
A. This was a hard one.
At first, there didn't seem to be much to go on. There was no house number visible, for instance.
But when I lightened the screencaps, I was able to pinpoint a number of clues: a broken sidewalk, a dented chain link fence, the Craftsman bungalows, gnarled trees, a hedge, and a stone & iron fence father back on the road.
The dented fence would seem to rule out Trinity's Long Beach neighborhood, so I shifted my hunt to San Pedro and Hollywood, considering Hollywood being the most likely. But search as I might, I couldn't find it.
Fortunately, a fan, Rick, came to our rescue. He noticed something I had overlooked: visible evidence that there had been sewer work done on that street, leaving behind its own unique path (as can be glimpsed in the bottom photo above). Rick looked for this and when he found it, traced it back to Selma Avenue and spotted the house.
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