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Investigation Discovery's "The Murder Tapes" chronicles homicide investigations using raw and unfiltered footage, including body-cam, surveillance and interrogation-room footage. Family members react in real time, investigators give their first impressions at crime scenes and suspects protest their innocence before coming clean. Viewers see and hear it all, getting up-close and personal with real-life murder investigations. Episodes track cases from start to finish, proving that the truth wins out when tapes roll.

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Agnes Bram, an 82-year-old Middleton, Wis., woman is found murdered in her garage; as detectives develop their case, a city-wide manhunt follows, and investigators must curb public hysteria by ensuring the killer will not kill again.
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Ryne Zahner is an inspiration to his high school math students in Arizona; his friends see him as one of the nicest people they know; a hooded murderer guns him down after a night of partying and the entire community struggles to grasp his murder.
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Judith Therianos is a free spirit who wants to see the good in everyone; after her body is found in a wooded area, detectives unearth video surveillance that shows her alone and unaware of the danger she faces moments before her life is cut short.
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Maurice Goins, a friendly neighbor who provides meals to other tenants in his apartment complex, is found murdered in his bedroom. The case goes cold, until Lakewood, Ohio police suddenly receive a tip and the investigation is thrown into overdrive.
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Don Fluitt is found dead in his garage four days after Christmas; now, body-cam video and original audio capture the detectives' desperate hunt for Fluitt's killer while family members and friends point fingers at each other.
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Albuquerque, N.M., mail carrier Marilyn Gandert disappears for days and no one knows where she has gone; when her body is found in the desert, detectives must find the murderer, and they only have a few witnesses beyond Marilyn's family members.
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Steven Begay is a loving uncle whose nephews see as a protector, but his bloody body is found near a playground in New Mexico; a manhunt ensues leaving police with a major discovery that turns the case on its head.
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Ty Underwood, a transgender woman, is found shot to death in her car, and detectives wonder if she is the victim of a hate crime.
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Madison Wells, a 16-year-old student in New Jersey, is found murdered in her aunt's kitchen; when police look into her relationship with a 20-year-old, they go down a rabbit hole that exposes an abusive relationship that leads to a tragic death.
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After coin collector Billy Shuler is found murdered, the case slowly unravels until someone comes forward to identify his killer.
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When the battered body of Bianca Rainer, mother of two young girls, is found in rural Arkansas, the police have just one unusual clue, a puzzle piece found stuck to her body, but they know if they find the missing puzzle, they will find her murderer.
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It's the middle of the night when Delvin Buckii Meadows is shot and killed in his neighbor's yard; as police investigate, it's not until witnesses come forward with information that detectives realize they may be the key to finding Delvin's killer.
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The streets of Kalamazoo, Mich., are full of rumors about 69-year-old William Gray; faced with a missing persons case, investigators are met with a wall of silence.
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When talented food service worker Karen Simek's body is found outside of her office in the early morning hours with a gunshot wound, her family is shocked, sparking a yearlong investigation.
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Jeffrey Franklin, a deaf 16-year-old, is found dead, and GPS data and a shocking admissions give Jeffrey the justice he deserves.
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Michelle Kinney is found murdered in her apartment in Dubuque, Iowa, puzzling her neighbors; local detectives unearth a haunting truth, leading to a shocking confession from an unlikely murderer.
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Steven Galvin is dead; now, bodycam video captures the detectives' hunt for his killer; as the case unravels, a surprise witness turns the case on its head; and a play by play of the crime reveals new evidence that brings the killer to justice.
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When devoted mother Danielle Pruett goes missing in Tazewell, Virginia, police launch an investigation to find her. But when her lifeless body is discovered in an open field, what starts as a web of lies and deceit becomes a race to track her killer.
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Beverly Puccio is found murdered in her home by her ex-boyfriend, who displays odd behavior; detectives use security and traffic cam footage to piece together the last night of her life, including an encounter with a mysterious stranger.
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When Brad McGarry is discovered murdered in his Ohio basement, residents in this sleepy coal mining town are left in shock; detectives suspect robbery until a friend comes forward and points them in the direction of someone whom they least expected.

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