Friday, February 18 2005
DATELINE NBC - FRIDAY --(8:00PM-9:00PM)
Correspondent: Chris Hansen
Story Summary: Caught on video by hidden cameras and microphones, Dateline takes an in-depth look at ordinary people trying to hire hit men. This hour-long report will tell the stories of four people trying to hire hit men, which turned out to be undercover police detectives.
The four stories include:
-The case of Dr. David Mackay, a noted surgeon who tried to hire a hit man to kill a business associate. Dateline will have the first interview with the undercover officer who posed as the hit man.
-The case of Kenneth Pollak who hired a hit man to kill his ex-wife. She worked undercover with detectives and posed dead for a photograph that was delivered to her ex-husband. Dateline has the
first extensive interview with her and their children.
-The case of Jay Roach who was embroiled in a bitter divorce and hired a hit man to kill his wife. Dateline will have an interview with his wife, and first-ever interview with the kids.
Plus one additional story tba