Dateline’s “Twisted in Texas” Airs Monday, July 27 at 10 p.m./9 p.m. CT
THE STORY: When Meghan Verikas falls in love with successful Houston doctor Leon Jacob, the relationship ends up taking a turn for the worse. After she breaks up with him, she finds out she might be the target of a murder-for-hire plot.
REPORTED BY: Andrea Canning
INTERVIEWS WITH: Meghan Verikas, Meghan’s ex-boyfriend Leon Jacobs and more.
WHERE: Houston, Texas
is the longest-running series in NBC primetime history and is in its 28th season. 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 and Mondays at 10 p.m. ET/9p.m. CT, is the #1 Friday newsmagazine and reaches more than 17 million people every week through its broadcast, and millions more through its social media platforms and podcasts. Additionally, 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.