Murder. Kidnapping. Rape. Cons. Lies. Deception. Lives taken. Families shattered. Host Maureen Maher uncovers the facts surrounding some of the most disturbing crimes — whose characters are sometimes as unbelievable as the crimes they're accused of committing.
Go inside cutting-edge investigations that explore murder, gambling, jealousy and much more. The unique approach 48 Hours takes puts you inside cases from multiple angles with dramatic and in-depth coverage. (Source: http://investigation.discovery.com/tv/48-hours/about/48-hour)
In 1993, 18-year old Tricia Pacaccio was stabbed to death. Neighbor Michael Gargiulo was an early suspect, but there wasn't enough evidence to arrest him. Garguilo fled to California where his appetite for murder grew. Maureen Maher has the story.
Ashley Barnett passes away whilst on a three-day party cruise causing her mother to look for answers. George Smith vanishes on his honeymoon cruise.