Oxygen’s “The Pike County Murders: A Family Massacre” Premieres November 24

The Pike County Murders: A Family Massacre

Oxygen is set to premiere a two-night special event that delves into the chilling case of the Pike County Murders. The series, titled “The Pike County Murders: A Family Massacre,” produced by KT STUDIOS, will air on Friday, November 24 at 8:00 PM ET/PT with back-to-back episodes, and continue on Saturday, November 25 at 9:00 PM ET/PT.

The case revolves around the brutal execution-style murders of eight members of the Rhoden and Gilley family in four different locations in one night. This shocking crime sent shockwaves throughout the state of Ohio, exposing the dark underbelly of small-town America and revealing a web of violence, lies, and betrayal.

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“The Pike County Murders: A Family Massacre” offers a unique perspective on the case, featuring interviews with family members, friends, law enforcement, and experts who are still deeply affected by the tragedy. Their firsthand accounts provide valuable insights into the motives behind the murders and their ongoing quest for justice.

The first episode, “Bound by Blood,” airing on Friday, November 24 at 8:00 PM ET/PT, focuses on the night of the murders and the subsequent investigation. Detectives are faced with the daunting task of unraveling the hidden motive behind the killings. Meanwhile, the community mourns the loss of eight lives, and investigators meticulously analyze bloody footprints to uncover the truth.

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In the second episode, “Raised to Kill,” airing on Friday, November 24 at 9:00 PM ET/PT, the focus shifts to the Wagner family, who become the primary suspects in the case. As investigators close in on them, tensions rise within the family, leading to internal conflicts and betrayal.

In the third episode, Power and Control, airing on Saturday, November 25 at 9:00 PM ET/PT, at George Wagner’s trial, stunning testimony exposes secrets that send shockwaves throughout the close-knit community. A jaw-dropping motive that caused a family of eight to be murdered in four locations in one night is revealed.

“The Pike County Murders: A Family Massacre” is produced by KT Studios. Stephanie Lydecker and Catharine Park are Executive Producers.

Alastair James is the editor in chief for Memorable TV. He has been involved in media since his university days. Alastair is passionate about television, and some of his favourite shows include Line of Duty, Luther and Traitors. He is always on the lookout for hot new shows, and is always keen to share his knowledge with others.