Susan Powell Case Files

The Untold Story

Prelude

Susan Powell disappeared from her home in December of 2009. Her body has never been found. The man suspected of killing her was never arrested or charged. This begins the complete story of the search for Susan.                          

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josh before susan powell

Ep 1: To All the Girls I’ve Loved Before

Boy meets girl. Boy gets controlling. Girl looks for escape. Lather, rinse, repeat. This is the story of the ones who got away from the main suspect in the disappearance of Susan Powell.                                  

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Susan Powell with pet bird, Verde

Ep 2: Wake Up Little Susie

Young Susan marries the man of her dreams, but dreams turn to nightmares as Josh Powell’s own father, Steve, creeps too close for comfort. Like father, like son.                                            

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Ep 3: Faith and Finances

The fairy tale shattered, Susan Powell finds strength in her religion as her marriage hits rock bottom. She gives Josh a fateful ultimatum: shape up or ship out.                                            

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Ep 4: Find Susan

Suspicion and snow squalls swirl after Josh Powell makes a midnight drive to the desert. He returns home to find a detective on his driveway asking one question: where is Susan?                                      

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Ep 5: 10 Minutes

A mystery object, destroyed by heat. Blood on the living room floor but it’s no smoking gun. Police set a trap, but Josh Powell slips the snare.                                              

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Ep 6: Josh in the Wind

18 hours in a rental car, 807 miles on the odometer. News cameras greet Josh on his return. As police bear down, Josh lawyers up.                                                  

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Ep 7: Scouring the Desert

Josh Powell brags about where best to hide a body. His son tells police mommy is sleeping with the pretty crystals. Detectives brave bats and bad air searching hundreds of holes in the ground for Susan.                            

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Ep 8: Wearing a Wire

A new year brings new resolve in the investigation. Jennifer gathers her courage and confronts Josh in Washington. She is chilled by the answers in his eyes.                                              

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Ep 9: The Light of Seattle

The ‘Light of Seattle’ floats his dark theory to the FBI. Agents confront Steve Powell about his not so secret longing for Susan. Songbird Steve Chantrey insists Josh is 100% innocent.                                      

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Ep 10: Charlie

Social media stokes the fire of frustration as Susan’s oldest son Charlie heads off to school. Josh Powell strikes back with a website of his own. Police plant an undercover in the hopes romance will grow.                            

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