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Stolen Voices, Buried Secrets is the ID Discovery Channel's latest murder mystery show based on real events. While the show follows the traditional route of explaining the story from the first 24 hours of a person missing to the apprehension of killer, this show has an unusual twist. The narrator is the murder victim and the events that occurred are told through his or her eyes. Stolen Voices, Buried Secrets gives victims a voice from beyond the grave.

The murdered narrator takes the viewer on a journey of what their life looked like before it was savagely taken away. While the victim provides a narrative of their life, picture montages of the decedent and video of their hometown set the stage. The photos and footage give an in depth account of the individual's lifestyle.

Family members and friends of the victim appear throughout the 20-minute show to give their insights to the events prior, during and post the murder. Loved ones give heartfelt descriptions to explain their relationships with the victim and provide stories that illustrate the deceased's personality. While this occurs, the narrator shares his or her own comments regarding loved ones.

Actors portray the events leading up to the murder with commentary provided by detectives, relatives and friends. The narrator, who has the most details of the events, provides a bird's eye view to how the murder unfolded. Detectives and police officers involved in the case deliver a run down of how the victim was found and take the viewer back to the crime scene. As the details of the story are disclosed, the detectives offer a background on the potential suspects.

The detectives gather evidence and take the watcher on a journey depicting how the investigation came to focus on particular individuals as suspects. The narrator adds key material about his or her associations with the potential killers. As the show reaches its climax, a murderer and their motive are revealed. This unique show gives a voice to victims who can no longer speak for themselves and can be seen on the ID Discovery Channel.

Mondays at 10:00 pm et/pt on Investigation Discovery
2 Seasons, 38 Episodes - Canceled
January 10, 2011
Documentary & Biography
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Stolen Voices, Buried Secrets Full Episode Guide

  • After a long weekend, college student Kate Johnson is found lying dead on her dorm room floor. The Portland college community is shaken by this senseless murder, but the police are relentless in their search for her killer.

  • Robert Taylor's life is cut short when he is shot on his way to work. As years pass, family and friends wonder if they will ever find out who killed Robert until a guilty conscious provokes a confession.

  • Rochelle Anderson, a 25-year-old single mother, is found beaten at the gas station where she works. Police are confused why someone would want to hurt her.

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