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Locked Up Abroad

"Peru"

Two young Americans are promised a luxury holiday in Peru in exchange for bringing back cocaine, but instead find themselves facing six years in prison.  (Repeat)

Sat 7/4 8:00 PM  NGC
Duration: 1 hour
Rated: TV-14
Documentary

7/4/15
08:00 PM
"Peru"  Two young Americans are promised a luxury holiday in Peru in exchange for bringing back cocaine, but instead find themselves facing six years in prison.  (Repeat) NGC
7/4/15
09:00 PM
"Sierra Leone"  A Royal Marine working with the United Nations to disarm rebel forces in Sierra Leone must make a daring jungle escape after his camp is attacked.  (Repeat) NGC
7/4/15
10:00 PM
"Mexican Prison Escape"  A storm ruins plans to take more than a ton of marijuana back to the U.S., surfers Mike Cooke and Mace Stanley and smuggler Frank Sayre are sent to a Mexican prison; then they tunnel their way out of it.  (Repeat) NGC
7/4/15
11:00 PM
"Sierra Leone"  A Royal Marine working with the United Nations to disarm rebel forces in Sierra Leone must make a daring jungle escape after his camp is attacked.  (Repeat) NGC
7/5/15
12:00 AM
"Mexican Prison Escape"  A storm ruins plans to take more than a ton of marijuana back to the U.S., surfers Mike Cooke and Mace Stanley and smuggler Frank Sayre are sent to a Mexican prison; then they tunnel their way out of it.  (Repeat) NGC
7/5/15
01:00 AM
"Peru"  Two young Americans are promised a luxury holiday in Peru in exchange for bringing back cocaine, but instead find themselves facing six years in prison.  (Repeat) NGC
7/5/15
02:00 AM
"Nepal"  Four friends are sentenced to four years in jail in Nepal for allegedly smuggling gold from Hong Kong.  (Repeat) NGC
7/11/15
03:00 AM
"Cuba"  A man abandons his girlfriend in Panama with 18 pounds of cocaine and tells her she must smuggle drugs if she wants to see her daughter again.  (Repeat) NGC
7/11/15
04:00 AM
"Lima"  An American innocently thinks he's simply been invited along on a nice trip to Peru with a new female friend until he gets thrown in jail after she gets caught trying to smuggle two suitcases packed with cocaine back to the United States.  (Repeat) NGC
7/11/15
05:00 AM
"Kidnapped in the Philippines"  Missionary Greg Williams escapes after being kidnapped by members of the terrorist group Abu Sayyaf and tortured for 13 days.  (Repeat) NGC
Locked Up Abroad

Premise
Dream adventures turn into hellish nightmares for the travelers featured in this series, which recounts through first-hand interviews and re-enactments their experiences of being arrested in a foreign country for drug smuggling, and how they coped with the resulting lengthy prison terms.

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.