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DATELINE NBC REPORTS ON THE DISAPPEARANCE OF A GEORGIA HIKER

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Dateline’sMystery on Blood Mountain” Airs Friday, January 3 at 9 p.m./8 p.m. CT

THE STORY: When hiker Meredith Emerson goes missing on Georgia's Blood Mountain on New Year's Day 2008, law enforcement officers become concerned after finding a police baton with some of her possessions on a trail. Could her disappearance be linked to two cases with similar circumstances?

WHERE: Chattahoochee National Forest, Georgia, Tallahassee, Florida and Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina.

REPORTED BY: Dennis Murphy

INTERVIEWS WITH: Agent Annie White, Agent John Cagle, Sheriff David Mahoney, Meredith’s roommate Julia Karrenbauer and more

Dateline’sAfter the Storm” Airs Saturday, January 4 at 8 p.m./7 p.m. CT

THE STORY: The day after a huge rainstorm in Texas, a woman is found dead in her own home.

WHERE: Austin, Texas

REPORTED BY: Keith Morrison

INTERVIEWS WITH: Diane Holik’s friends, Detectives Tracy Gerrish and Eric De Los Santos, and more.

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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 18 million people every week through its broadcast, and millions more through its social media platforms and podcasts. David Corvo is the senior executive producer, and Liz Cole is the executive producer.

Dominique Cuce
NBC News
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dominique.cuce@nbcuni.com