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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)

4/19/15
03:00 PM
"Mixed Up; Blind Alley"  Two out-of-town brothers get involved in a drug deal gone wrong; forensic evidence must be used to piece together a deadly shooting when people refuse to talk.  (Repeat) AETV
4/19/15
04:00 PM
"Teardrops; Almost Home"  Dallas detectives hunt a car thief who fatally shot a man and stole his vehicle; detectives search for a witness that can identify the killer of a Cleveland man.  (Repeat) AETV
4/19/15
05:00 PM
"Nightmare in Greedy Grove; Good Man Down"  A drive-by shooting in Dallas leads to the death of an innocent bystander; a young Cleveland father is killed as he attempts to break up a fight.  (Repeat) AETV
4/20/15
04:00 PM
"Blackout"  A 22-year-old man is tied up and shot along with two of his friends during a robbery; detectives looking for the killers are taken on a cross-country manhunt.  (Repeat) AETV
4/20/15
05:00 PM
"The Cover Up; Bad Seed"  Police detectives search for an elusive killer who shot a man in a Cleveland courtyard; a 72-year-old grandmother is beaten to death in her Dallas home.  (Repeat) AETV
4/23/15
05:00 PM
"House of Pain; Into the Night"  A Cleveland homicide detective investigates why a friendly house party became the scene of a double murder; an industrious man is the victim of a robbery gone bad.  (Repeat) AETV
4/23/15
06:00 PM
"Caught in the Middle"  Two men are beaten and shot in Miami and left behind an abandoned house.  (Repeat) AETV
4/23/15
07:00 PM
"Dead End Drive; The Fixer"  A group of carjacking killers terrorizes a Dallas neighborhood; tragedy results when an argument between friends gets out of control.  (Repeat) AETV
4/23/15
08:00 PM
"Family Ties; A Good Neighbor"  A Dallas detective believes the wife of a shooting victim may be hiding a sinister secret; a popular New Orleans DJ is found bound and executed.  (Repeat) AETV
4/24/15
12:01 AM
"Family Ties; A Good Neighbor"  A Dallas detective believes the wife of a shooting victim may be hiding a sinister secret; a popular New Orleans DJ is found bound and executed.  (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.