48 HOURS MYSTERY: "MURDER IN THE O.C." TIED FOR FIRST IN ADULTS 18-49 WITH THE PREMIERE TUESDAY TELECAST OF THE SUMMER
COMPARED TO THE SAME NIGHT LAST YEAR, 48 HOURS MYSTERY WAS UP +36% IN ADULTS 25-54 AND +67% IN ADULTS 18-49
CBS News' 48 HOURS MYSTERY TUESDAY (P) (R) (10:00-11:00 PM) was tied for first in adults 18-49 (1.5/04, with ABC), second in households (4.1/07), viewers (5.98m) and adults 25-54 (1.9/04), according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Tuesday, May 29. Compared to the same night last year, (THE GOOD WIFE), 48 HOURS MYSTERY TUESDAY was up +36% in adults 25-54 and +67% in adults 18-49.
Tuesday's telecast featured Troy Roberts' updated report, "Murder in the O.C.," about a deadly love triangle in which former New England Patriots player Eric Naposki was convicted of murdering multi-millionaire Bill McLaughlin. Naposki, who has always maintained his innocence, recently summoned Roberts back to prison to tell more of his story, which was included in this update.
Click here to watch this episode of 48 HOURS MYSTERY, and follow 48 HOURS MYSTERY on Facebook and Twitter for exclusive videos, photos and the latest breaking news from the 48 HOURS team. 48 HOURS MYSTERY's "Murder in the O.C." was produced by Patti Aronofsky and Gayne Keshishyan. Peter Schweitzer is the senior producer. Al Briganti is the executive editor. Susan Zirinsky is the senior executive producer.