Caroline received a call from someone claiming to be her daughter that had been lost 15 years Prior. Caroline flew to Calgary in Alberta Canada in an attempt to meet Lili, who believed she she was Samantha. She Explained this to her daughter Michelle who insisted on going along.
Caroline and her daughter Michelle flew to Calgary in an attempt to meet Lili, the girl who believed she was Samantha. Caroline waited for Lili to show up where she told Caroline over the phone prior to the visit, but chickened out and never went to meet Caroline. The two returned home and Caroline got a call from Lili saying she would come to San DIego.
The girl who believed she was Samantha showed up at Caroline's house so that the family could take a DNA test to find out if Lili was actually Samantha.
They took the DNA test and had Caroline's friend Peggy pick up the results because someone told the news that Samantha might be back . The results showed that Lili was Samantha and the news called the family to do a press conference to talk about Samantha's return.
Caroline,Hunter, and Samantha did a press conference explaining Samantha's return. Michelle was supposed to go but ended up not going. The family eventually found her at work. She explained something about the night Samantha was kidnapped that she happened to remember but nobody else in the family knew about.
Caroline had everyone who had been in Mexico come over so they could find out the truth about Samantha's kidnapping and who had done it because Michelle remembered something about the night Samantha went missing. Her kidnapper was arrested on the spot and Caroline finally had her child back after 15 years.