Episode Detail: Lovers' Leap - The Investigators
An examination of the brutal 1985 murders of retired South African steel magnate Derek Haysom and his wife, Nancy, in their Lynchburg, Va., home. Police soon honed in on the couple's daughter Elizabeth and her boyfriend Jens Soering, the son of a German diplomat. The two fled the country, but were arrested in England in 1986; Haysom pled guilty to planning the murders, but claimed Soering actually committed them. Soering was convicted of the crimes despite denying any part in the deaths.