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Locked Up Abroad

"Barbados"

A pregnant single mother is apprehended attempting to bring drugs back from Barbados and is sentenced to five years in prison.  (Repeat)

Sat 5/3 3:00 AM  NGC
Duration: 1 hour
Rated: TV-14
Documentary

4/26/14
03:00 AM
"The Real Midnight Express"  Billy Hayes, subject of the 1978 film "Midnight Express," tells the real story of being sent to the infamous Turkish Sagmalcilar prison.  (Repeat) NGC
4/26/14
04:00 AM
"Busted in Mexico"  A teenager caught attempting to smuggle 33 pounds of marijuana out of Mexico spends years struggling to survive in prison.  (Repeat) NGC
4/26/14
05:00 AM
"India"  While traveling in India, Rhys Partridge gets kidnapped by a terrorist who had been involved in the beheading of journalist Daniel Pearl.  (Repeat) NGC
5/3/14
03:00 AM
"Barbados"  A pregnant single mother is apprehended attempting to bring drugs back from Barbados and is sentenced to five years in prison.  (Repeat) NGC
5/3/14
04:00 AM
"Bangladesh"  Lia McCord from Texas attempts to smuggle heroin from Bangladesh and is imprisoned for life before congressman Bill Richardson intervenes.  (Repeat) NGC
5/3/14
05:00 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
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.