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ALL-NEW TWO-HOUR FRIDAY DATELINE NBC ON MURDER OF COLLEGE STUDENT THAT LEAVES POLICE LOOKING AT ONE OF THEIR OWN

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  • THE STORY: When college student Jesse Valencia is found murdered in a residential neighborhood, investigators are left without any answers in sight. But as police search for the truth, they are stunned to learn that one of their own might be involved.
  • REPORTED BY: Keith Morrison
  • INTERVIEWS WITH: Jesse’s mother Linda Valencia, Officer Steven Rios, Jesse’s friends, Detective John Short and more.
  • WHERE: Columbia, Missouri

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Dateline NBC is the longest-running series in NBC primetime history and is in its 28th season. Dateline is anchored by Lester Holt and features correspondents Andrea Canning, Josh Mankiewicz, Keith Morrison and Dennis Murphy. Airing Fridays at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, Dateline is the #1 Friday newsmagazine and reaches more than 16 million people every week through its broadcast, and millions more through its social media platforms and podcasts. Additionally, Dateline closed out 2019 as the #1 Friday newsmagazine across the board. David Corvo is the senior executive producer, and Liz Cole is the executive producer.

Claudia Meyer-Samargia
NBC News
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claudia.meyersamargia@nbcuni.com