In the online world, you never really know who you're talking to. This series reveals stories of deception and homicide triggered by online interactions. From the black widow wives hiding behind alter-egos to jilted lovers stalking their exes, from obsessive lovers enacting their disturbing fantasies to shocking tales of kidnap, violence and deception - each episode follows stories with jaw-dropping twists and turns as the web of lies is revealed.
Michele Reiter bounces back after a failed marriage and a troubled romance, then she goes missing after agreeing to go on a date with a new friend she has met on Facebook.
Sixteen-year-old Angela Allen meets a man online, exchanges text messages with him and agrees to rendezvous with him in person, after which she is never seen alive again.
A young mother turns to the Internet for help when her son is felled by a mysterious illness.
An aspiring boxer leaves in the middle of the night to meet an attractive young woman who contacted him on Facebook, then he is found dead in his car the next day, and his murder reveals a family secret kept hidden for more than 30 years.
A 15-year-old girl accepts a few Facebook friend requests from boys she doesn't know, then she agrees to meet one of them in person and discovers the truth behind their online friendship.
Leslie and Brian Long live in an affluent suburban of St. Clairsville, Ohio with their two beautiful kids. When Leslie goes online to make business contacts, the family is besieged with mysterious threats, and Bryan is almost killed by an unknown gunman.
Following her parents' divorce, a 14-year-old girl confides in an online friend who offers to help, then the young teenager vanishes and a telephone call will make her parents realize she didn't leave by choice.
Bursting with confidence after losing 200 pounds, a newly single 33-year-old woman spends her time flirting with men online, then she fails to turn up for work one day.
Having come out of an abusive relationship, a girl attempts to find love on a popular dating site.
After moving to the idyllic town of Gulfport, Fla., Candy Williams meets a handsome stranger at the beach, but her storybook romance turns into a real-life nightmare as his past comes to light.
A divorcee turns to the internet for romance and soon meets a sexy entrepreneur. But when she's found brutally murdered in her own home, detectives discover that Sheila was lured into the dark world of S&M.
A 28-year-old is catfished by an online prankster. Incensed, he sets his target on the only person he can think of -- the girl in the pictures.
College freshman Jason Rodriguez finds freedom online when he begins dating several young women who pique his interest, then he turns up dead after agreeing to meet one of them in person.