When the club is under attack from the Lobos Sonora cartel V-Lin is charged with bringing Lyla safely to the Teller Morrow compound. Lyla goes home to meet her babysitter and get changed. She slips out of the house and loses V-Lin. He returns to the compound alone and reports his failure to the club. ("Fruit For The Crows") He makes a brief appearance in "To Be Act 1".
After Jax decided to break the partnership with the Real IRA, Galen O'Shay immediately enacted vengeance for Jax abandoning the cause. When V-Lin was at SAMCRO's arms warehouse with Phil, the Irish pulled in with a truck and Galen shot both Phil and V-Lin, killing them both. He then asked his men for a saw and the Irish mutilated and cut their bodies up, leaving them in the warehouse for SAMCRO to find before taking the majority of the Sons' arsenal.