Investigation Discovery Follows Star-Crossed Lovers and Deceptive Offenders This February
Do women really love what they feel and not what they see? Are criminals created by their own circumstances? This February, Investigation Discovery features the stories of astonishing limits of desire and terrifying extremes. New seriesÂ POISONED PASSIONS (Feb. 28) follows women who fall in love with the wrong man and learn the hard way, in their cases, loves does not conquer all. But first, BORN TO KILL, season 5, (Feb. 18), takes an in-depth look at some of the worldâ€™s most shocking killers through the first-hand accounts of the people who encountered them and their heinous crimes. These Investigation Discovery series join the previously-announced DEADLY AFFAIRS, returning for its second season on Valentineâ€™s Day.Â
Highlights from the first episodes of POISONED PASSIONS include:
POISONED PASSIONS â€“ â€śKiller Swingerâ€ť
Friday, February 28 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT
Venessa and her husband Ken have recently entered the forbidden world of swingers.Â But, when Venessa breaks the lifestyleâ€™s cardinal rule and falls in love with a swinger named Jeremy, she finds herself in the middle of a murder mystery.
POISONEDÂ PASSIONS â€“ â€śSadistic Pleasureâ€ť
Friday, March 7 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT
When millionaire Alfred Bloomingdale lures aspiring teen model Vick Morgan into a sadomasochistic underworld, sheâ€™s helpless to say no. But when Bloomingdale suddenly dies, Vickiâ€™s new habits lead to a dangerous relationship that will end in murder.
POISONED PASSIONS â€“ â€śLove Thy Pastorâ€ť Friday, March 7 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT
Teresa is a devoted wife and devout Baptist, but even she cannot resist the charms of her churchâ€™s magnetic pastor. When Teresaâ€™s husband turns up dead, the affair is exposed, and the pious community is shocked to discover his unlikely killer.
Highlights from the first episodes of Season 5 of BORN TO KILL include:
BORN TO KILLâ€“ â€śJohn Linley Frazierâ€ť
Tuesday, February 18 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT
As Halloween 1970 approached, a crime would occur in California that would send shockwaves throughout the world. Â After the discovery ofÂ five bodies in a pool along with a note referencing the occult and an environmental Third World War, California feared another murderous Manson-like hippie cult were on the rampage.
BORN TO KILL â€“ â€śShermantine and Herzogâ€ť
Tuesday, February 25 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT
In 1984, two childhood friends embark upon a drug-fuelled killing spree that would span 15 years. Their predatory crimes struck fear deep into the hearts of the rural Californian community.