Ned Dorneget or "Dorney" was a NCIS Special Agent assigned to the Navy Yard in Washington D.C and a member of the NCIS Cyber Operations division.
Dorneget served in this role up until May 2015 in which he was killed in a hotel blast in Cairo, Egypt, his death greatly devastating those associated with NCIS.
NCIS Season 9
Dorneget made his debut appearance in the Season 9 episode, Sins of the Father (episode) where in the aftermath of Anthony DiNozzo Senior being the main suspect in a crime and with his son, Special Agent Anthony DiNozzo Junior being forced out of the investigation, Dorneget albeit a Probationary agent at the time was brought as a temporary replacement for DiNozzo during the investigation although Dorneget's role was to guard DiNozzo Senior.
He played a main role in Up in Smoke (episode) where he became a suspect after a dentist discovered a bug in his tooth. He even helped the team attempt to arrest Harper Dearing and although they weren't successful, they managed to arrest Vincent Maple, the President of Dearing's company who was revealed to have been embezzling funds from the company.
NCIS Season 10
Dorneget appeared in the Season 10 episode, Prime Suspect (episode).
NCIS Season 12
Two years later, Dorneget returned in the Season 12 episode, Troll (episode) where it was revealed that he had now become an official NCIS Special Agent assigned to NCIS Cyber Operations and even regarded as the main star of the Cyber Operations division itself.
In The Lost Boys (episode), while at a hotel in Cairo, Egypt, Dorneget began the processing of evacuating numerous citizens after learning that an explosion was due to happen.
In the process of fleeing, a man accidentally triggered one of the mines which caused a massive explosion that killed the civilian while Dorneget was left unconscious and also badly wounded.
Despite being brought to a hospital for treatment as well as efforts to save him, Dorneget eventually succumbed to his wounds and died with NCIS Agent Eleanor Bishop later informing both Gibbs and DiNozzo of the tragic news.
In the aftermath, Dorneget's remains were later brought back to the United States with the members of the main NCIS Major Case Response Team and even NCIS Director Leon Vance except for NCIS Medical Examiner Assistant James Palmer all in attendance.
Dorneget's mother, Joanna Teague, a CIA officer arrived and offered her services to the team.
Originally a Probationary Agent and just like McGee during his time as a Probie, Dorneget's skills originally consisted of computers.
However, he gradually began to improve, later extending his skills to include crime scene processing and firearms training.
As with all NCIS Special Agents, Dorneget was trained in using a firearm.
Dorneget was a keen observer, able to notice things that would go ignored or undetected by his NCIS colleagues.
- Was seen carrying a gun in "Up in Smoke" but although it wasn't identified, it was presumed that he had a SIG-Sauer P228 which is what all the Agents on the show carry except for their Los Angeles counterparts who carry the SIG-Sauer P229s instead.