Michael and Elizabeth keep vigil at an unconscious AJ’s bedside. Many in Port Charles are shocked upon learning who has been implicated in the shooting. Duke finds himself in a quandary that could alienate him even further from Anna when a suspect wants to use him as an alibi. Alexis refers the defendant in AJ’s case to Ric. But pangs of jealousy arise when she learns that Ric reconnected with his other ex-wife, Liz. Ric drops another bombshell that leaves Alexis furious. Carlos learns AJ was shot, and loyalties are tested when he discovers who was charged with the crime. Monica is less than thrilled with Tracy and Luke’s news.