TRUE CRIME HIGHLIGHTS
Weeks of June 5 and June 12
**All Air Dates Subject to Change
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INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY PREMIERES
The programs below will premiere on Investigation Discovery as follows:
ID LINEAR TRUE CRIME PREMIERES
THE CURIOUS CASE OF NATALIA GRACE
Six-Part Series Premieres Across Three Consecutive Nights on ID Beginning Monday, May 29, Airing Nightly From 9-11 pm ET/PT
THE CURIOUS CASE OF NATALIA GRACE offers extraordinary access and exclusive insight into a mystery ripped straight from the headlines: Who is Natalia Barnett? Initially assumed to be a 6-year-old Ukrainian orphan with spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia, a rare bone growth disorder that can result in skeletal abnormalities as well as issues with hearing and vision, Natalia was adopted by Kristine and Michael Barnett in 2010. However, the happy family dynamic soured when allegations against Natalia were brought by the Barnetts who alleged Natalia was an adult masquerading as a child with intent to harm their family. In 2013, Natalia was discovered living on her own which ignited an investigation that led to Michael and Kristine's arrest and a firestorm of questions. ID premieres this astonishing odyssey of deceit, colorful characters, twisted family dynamics and unbelievable testimonies.
· Orphan or Imposter? Premieres Monday, May 29 from 9pm-11pm
The Barnetts adopt Natalia, an allegedly six-year-old orphan from Ukraine -- but things may not be what they seem. The couple fears they may have an adult in their home who could want to hurt them. Are the Barnetts telling the truth, or is it all lies?
· Victim or Villain? Premieres Tuesday, May 30 from 9pm-11pm
Natalia moves to her new apartment, where she lives solo as a re-aged adult. Soon she's accused of antagonizing and stalking her neighbors. The now-divorced Barnetts face a police probe after leaving Natalia in what some describe as unlivable conditions.
· Barnett vs. Barnett Premieres Wednesday, May 31 from 9pm-11pm
At Michael's trial, he turns on his former wife while the judge makes a ruling that could help his case. Kristine's trial looms in the distance as Michael awaits his fate, and a mysterious witness has information that could impact both Barnetts.
LATE NIGHT LOCKUP
Premieres with two back-to-back, half hour episodes on Tuesday, June 6 at 10 and 10:30pm ET
In the late hours of the night, police officers often encounter strange human behavior. Comprised entirely of firsthand footage pulled directly from body cameras and CCTV (closed-circuit television) footage, the six-part series, LATE NIGHT LOCKUP, will take viewers along for a wild ride to witness all the commotion that transpires during graveyard shifts. From drunken disorderly conduct to shocking acts of aggression, witness the peculiar and outrageous happenings that law enforcement encounters as nighttime creeps into the early hours of the morning.
· You're Being Recorded Premieres June 6 at 10/9c
A hostile "CEO of companies'' in Vermillion, Ohio becomes wildly enraged when officers pull him over for driving without his headlights. Then in Xenia, Ohio, a kidnapping suspect is sitting down for an interview with police when he suddenly tries to stab a deputy. In Cumberland, Wisconsin, the still of the night is interrupted when an intoxicated driver crashes through the front entrance of city hall. Finally, after police escort a drunk partygoer out of a nightclub in Pullman, Wisconsin, she turns wild and bites him.
· I Did It! Premieres June 6 at 10:30/9:30c
Thrilled by her drunken antics, a real estate agent in Albuquerque, New Mexico, finds herself literally caught red-handed after vandalizing a neighbor's home with red spray paint. Then in West Bend, Wisconsin, after fleeing the scene of a hit-and-run, a flatulent felon decides to put on a bizarre show for the camera inside his jail cell. Finally, the mayor of Fort Wayne, Indiana, tries everything in his power to keep from being arrested after officers suspect him of drunk driving.
· I Don't Need a License! Premieres June 13 at 10/9c
After a sobriety test, a man runs away, leading to a breathless foot chase across town. In Albuquerque, a drunk man refuses treatment after his friend stabs him. In Florida, a woman claims that she doesn't need a license to drive.
· Confessions of an Honest Thief Premieres June 13 at 10:30/9:30c
In Florida, officers are stunned when a young man confesses to one crime after another. In Ohio, a man racing home for Christmas fights with cops -- and spends the holiday in jail. In New Mexico, a woman flirts with her attractive arresting officer.
A TIME TO KILL
New Episodes Premiere Thursdays at 9/8c
The key to solving the toughest murders lies somewhere in the final 24 hours of a victim's life. Determined investigators must piece together events to reconstruct the timeline, unlock the motive, and ultimately close in on the killer.
· Episode TBD Premieres Thursday, June 8 at 9/8c
· Episode TBD Premieres Thursday, June 15 at 9/8c
MARRIED TO EVIL
New Episodes Premiere Sundays at 10/9c
Think you know the person you married? Think again. MARRIED TO EVIL features gripping true stories that explores the wickedness behind the wedding. Featuring exclusive interviews and never-before-told accounts of the vicious events and heart-breaking actions that lead to some of the darkest tales of deceit and death ever to take place in the marital home. MARRIED TO EVIL shows the terrifying and devastating consequences of what happens when people are betrayed those who should love them the most.
· The Devil of Denver Premieres Sunday, June 11 at 10/9c
When Stacy Malman and Robert Feldman fall in love, it's a dream come true. But behind closed doors, life becomes a living hell. One night, a knock at the door forces the couple to confront the truth and triggers a series of events ending in horror.
· What Lies Beneath Premieres Sunday, June 18 at 10/9c
Amanda Perrault's dream move to a lake house with her husband Seth and his young daughter Brae turns into a nightmare. A campaign of abuse, and terrifying home invasions, leads to murder. Can the Sheriff outwit a calculating killer and bring justice?
discovery+/ID CONCURRENT TRUE CRIME PREMIERES
New Episodes Premiere Mondays at 9/8c on ID and Available to Stream on discovery+
Every day, countless minors are exploited, groomed and abused in person and online. Enter Roo Powell and her team at the nonprofit SOSA (Safe from Online Sex Abuse), who work in tandem with law enforcement to apprehend child predators by becoming the targets. As the team deploys three new underage decoys and launches the fictitious online accounts for a 15, 14 and even a 12-year-old persona, it's a race against the clock to identify the ACMs (adults contacting minors) and build a case against the alleged predators to enable law enforcement to make an arrest before the perpetrators can victimize other children.
· Men Grooming Minors Premieres Monday, June 5 at 9/8c
With all of the recent arrests, ACMs have become more skittish than usual, forcing the team to get creative. Roo collaborates with CCSO to take down an aggressive and domineering man while they struggle to find the identity of another.
· Meeting a Monster Premieres Monday, June 12 at 9/8c
Matt goes on a recon mission to find "The Gray Man" as their last resort to identify him. While Roo organizes a potential arrest with CCSO, a visitor in town on business reaches out to Skylar for a sexual relationship.
New Episodes Premiere Tuesdays at 9/8c on ID and Available to Stream on discovery+
Raw, intense, and action packed, BODY CAM puts you on the front line of policing. Using real footage from Police Body Cameras, you will experience firsthand the dangerous, fast moving situations officers face, and the life or death decisions they must make. BODY CAM delves into the officer's minds as they are forced to react and deal with the most difficult and life-threatening moments of their careers; from a simple roadside stop gone wrong, to high speed pursuits and a gun wielding shooter on the loose. Each story is told by the key individuals involved; from the Police officers responding to the call, the witnesses of the incident and the families of the victims targeted. BODY CAM also features the families of law enforcement officers who have to live with the everyday reality that their loved one may not make it home. On BODY CAM, life on patrol is far from routine.
· One Shot Premieres Tuesday, June 6 at 9/8c
In Utah, an ex-con kidnaps a baby at gunpoint and goes on the run. During a high-speed chase, the suspect calls 911 and threatens to kill the child, firing at officers to prove he is serious. He offers Police a trade -- the baby's life for his freedom.
· Into the Darkness Premieres Tuesday, June 13 at 9/8c
In Washington State, an off-duty officer spots a wanted criminal in an elementary school. Officers in Georgia chase a woman on a violent rampage in her car. In Florida, a stolen car crashes, and the suspect flees into an alligator-infested marsh.
SEE NO EVIL
New Episodes Premiere Wednesdays at 9/8c on ID and Available to Stream on discovery+
SEE NO EVIL is a ground-breaking series that explores how real murder cases are solved with the help of surveillance cameras. Lurking in the shadows or hiding in plain sight, the series features chilling, original video footage taken directly from the cameras that witnessed the crime unfold. Thousands of hours of footage, and one single-minded search for truth and justice. SEE NO EVIL brings more adrenalin-fuelled police action and more shocking video than ever before.
· A Crash, Not an Accident Premieres Wednesday, June 7 at 9/8c
In 2017, police find 51-year-old Jorge Rodriguez wandering the streets with gunshot wounds near a crashed car riddled with bullet holes. To get justice for Jorge's three heartbroken daughters, they follow a trail of CCTV left by the mysterious suspect.
· Mr. Big Premieres Wednesday, June 14 at 9/8c
In 2010, in a Calgary pub, 36-year-old barman Dexter Bain is brutally slain during a failed robbery. Detectives use surveillance footage from a nearby store to find the suspect and stage an audacious filmed sting operation to prove who pulled the trigger.
ON THE CASE WITH PAULA ZAHN
New Episodes Premiere Wednesdays at 10/9c on ID and Available to Stream on discovery+
Led by Emmy(R) Award-winning journalist Paula Zahn, ON THE CASE features riveting storytelling and original interviews that go beyond the headlines to reveal first-person accounts and expert insights of those connected to the cases, showcasing the full scope and impact of murder.
· Voice for the Nameless Premieres Wednesday, June 7 at 10/9c
Can police find the vicious killer of two separate Jane Doe victims, murdered in a shockingly similar way?
· Tragedy in Visalia Premieres Wednesday, June 14 at 10/9c
The terrifying abduction of a young girl sends a relentless detective on a quest to bring justice to her heartbroken family.
New Episodes Premiere Sundays at 9/8c and Available to Stream on discovery+
Monsters can be found lurking behind any innocent smile and on any street corner in America. Never-before-seen-video footage stares straight into the eyes of these killers who hide in plain sight. The most wholesome people imaginable could be hiding a sinister secret, but when it's revealed, murder is the result.
· The Hidden Room Premieres Sunday, June 11 at 9/8c
Carla Lewis gives her husband, John, the money to open a medical marijuana store that sells pain relief products. But spiraling costs, rumors of illegal activities and a string of infidelities eclipse the good intentions and sow the seeds for murder.
· Lake Placid Premieres Sunday, June 18 at 9/8c
Jeffrey and Jeannine Glanda appear to have it all -- the house, the children, the lifestyle. When half of the partnership craves control more than love, it sets in motion a deadly plot ending with a suspicious car accident and a watery grave.