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.
A single mom is excited when she meets a popular, good-looking guy online, and is filled with hope as their friendship blossoms. But when she goes to meet him in the flesh, her dream date turns into a living nightmare.
A high-school student falls for a blonde beauty online. But the course of virtual love doesn't run smooth as the past collides with a toxic present, shattering lives.
A lonely musician thinks he's found his dream woman in Brazil through an online dating Web site. But as the exotic romance heats up, money starts to go missing.
A retiree moves to Florida to be closer to his son, but loneliness consumes him. He turns to Internet dating and finds a 69-year-old companion, but is soon struck by a rush of unexplained illnesses.
A woman adopts a 6-year-old child through an online re-homing forum; she's soon inspired to help re-home other children but is horrified to discover that two of them may have fallen into the clutches of a child abuser.
Seventeen-year-old adoptee Chelsea Schobert feels out of place at home, then she finds acceptance with Shawn whom she meets online, but as their relationship develops, the whole family is drawn into a devastating series of events.
Twenty-four-year-old Jessika Rovell falls for Jeffrey Marsalis' charm and good looks but when she discovers his secret online life as Dr. Jeff, she realizes she's been dating a monster who stalks dating sites.
Twenty-three-year-old Amanda Taylor shares her entire life on the Internet, then a tragedy takes place, and her posts take a dark turn.
When Nikki McPhatter fails to show up for her usual work shift, her friends and family begin to worry and point to her online relationships.