bones corpse in the canopy photos 1 hodgins angela fox 'Bones' photos: Pelant returns for 'The Corpse in the Canopy'Everybody’s favorite genius/tech-geek/psychopathic killer is back in the upcoming “Bones” episode, “The Corpse in the Canopy.” And, as always, the evil Christopher Pelant is turning everything into part of his personal vendetta against the Jeffersonian.

The difference is that this time Hodgins and Angela are the most direct targets.

The latest of Pelant’s (guest star Andrew Leeds) attempts to terrify and destroy our “Bones” heroes begins when Hodgins (T.J. Thyne) and Angela (Michaela Conlin) awaken to discover an unpleasant surprise atop the canopy of their bed. Somehow, Pelant has placed a dead body up there.

bones corpse in the canopy photos 2 brennan booth fox 'Bones' photos: Pelant returns for 'The Corpse in the Canopy'At least this time it doesn’t look like anyone at the Jeffersonian is a strong suspect. DA Caroline Jordan (Patricia Belcher) shows up to deal with the case, but at least she’s working with the team.

bones corpse in the canopy photos 3 caroline fox 'Bones' photos: Pelant returns for 'The Corpse in the Canopy'Since the corpse seems to be nothing but fleshy, dripping bones (yuck), the main parts of the investigation fall to Cam (Tamara Taylor) and Brennan (Emily Deschanel).

bones corpse in the canopy photos 4 brennan cam fox 'Bones' photos: Pelant returns for 'The Corpse in the Canopy'But will there be any clues they can actually use? Pelant has been hard to pin down before.

bones corpse in the canopy photos 5 brennan fox 'Bones' photos: Pelant returns for 'The Corpse in the Canopy'Even tying the psycho to this recent killing might be hard — everyone has to look at all the evidence.

bones corpse in the canopy photos 6 hodgins cam fox 'Bones' photos: Pelant returns for 'The Corpse in the Canopy'Still, we all know Pelant did it. And he’s going to have a little more trouble getting away this time. Especially with Booth (David Boreanaz) on the trail.

bones corpse in the canopy photos 7 booth fox 'Bones' photos: Pelant returns for 'The Corpse in the Canopy'Booth really doesn’t like Pelant now. Not after the serial killer forced Brennan to go on the run at the end of last season.

bones corpse in the canopy photos 8 christopher pelant fox 'Bones' photos: Pelant returns for 'The Corpse in the Canopy'Will Pelant win this one or will the Jeffersonian? We will find out when “The Corpse in the Canopy” airs on Monday, Jan. 21 at 8pm on FOX.