[06/15/09 - 01:40 PM] A&E Real Life Series - the First 48 Returns for a Ninth Season The new season launches tomorrow night at 9:00/8:00c.
[via press release from A&E]
A&E REAL LIFE SERIES - THE FIRST 48 RETURNS FOR A NINTH SEASON
CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED SERIES PREMIERES TUESDAY, JUNE 16 @ 9:00PM
This summer, A&E is bringing back the critically acclaimed Real-Life series, THE FIRST 48 for more action-packed drama. Season nine of THE FIRST 48 premieres Tuesday, June 16th at 9:00PM ET/PT.
THE FIRST 48, the most watched non-fiction investigative series on cable, comes back for another strong season of taking viewers behind the scenes of real-life investigations with unprecedented access to crime scenes, forensic processing and interrogations. The series, which follows homicide detectives in real time during the critical first 48 hours of murder investigations, follows the nation's top police departments, including Miami, Minneapolis, Louisville and Birmingham.
The First 48: Last Wish (#131). In Miami, after a celebrating his 46th birthday with family, a man is found dead on a residential sidewalk. The investigation, supervised by Sgt. Johnny Herrera, uncovers a tangled plot of false leads and secret lives--the victim's past proves as puzzling as his death. After initial leads become futile, the homicide team makes a public plea and gets a shocking lead, sending them on a hunt to catch a potential killer on the run to New York. CC HD [TV14]