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The First 48

The first 48 hours after a crime is committed are key in closing the case. 

Crew:
Dion Graham (Narrator), Peter Tarshis (Director)

7/14/14
03:00 PM
"Lured In; Disaster"  A body is found in a motel bathroom; Sgt. Mason investigates a man's shooting death.  (Repeat) AETV
7/14/14
04:00 PM
"Cut Down; 9-1-1"  A homeless man known for looking after fellow transients is shot to death; while on the phone with 911 over an injury, a woman's boyfriend is shot dead.  (Repeat) AETV
7/14/14
05:00 PM
"Twist of Fate"  The public expresses outrage after a married couple are gunned down at their Louisville, Ky., home in front of their two young children.  (Repeat) AETV
7/14/14
06:00 PM
"Body of Evidence"  Dismembered body parts are found floating in Miami's Biscayne Bay, prompting detectives to work around the clock to solve the murder.  (Repeat) AETV
7/15/14
03:00 PM
"In Cold Blood; Red Handed"  A grandfather is shot after answering his front door; an elderly man is found strangled to death in his bedroom.  (Repeat) AETV
7/15/14
04:00 PM
"Alias; Duel"  A detective is assigned to the homicide case of a good friend's brother; a popular teenager is gunned down on a residential street.  (Repeat) AETV
7/15/14
05:00 PM
"Life Snatched"  In Miami, Detective Anthony Reyes and the homicide team are investigating the murder of a middle-aged mother of four, shot to death in a random robbery outside a public storage facility.  (Repeat) AETV
7/16/14
03:00 PM
"Return to Sender; Death Camp"  A Dallas detective investigates the murder of a young man shot in his friend's car; Minneapolis police search for the person who beat a homeless man to death.  (Repeat) AETV
7/16/14
04:00 PM
"Hale Storm"  A barrage of bullets from a machine gun leaves two young boys injured and a teenager dead; detectives resort to old-fashioned detective work to solve the case.  (Repeat) AETV
7/16/14
05:00 PM
"Marked for Death"  A man is shot outside an abandoned house.  (Repeat) AETV
The First 48

Premise
Detectives in major cities around the country race against the clock in the wake of homicides, knowing that if they don't find a lead within the first 48 hours, their chances of solving a case are cut in half. The series shows how detectives use forensic evidence and witness interviews to help identify suspects.

Current cast
Dion Graham

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.