Have Elizabeth Vargas and A&E Discovered The Untold Story of JonBenét Ramsey's Murder?

Exclusive! Get a sneak peek at the first installment of the new documentary series

By Chris Harnick Mar 28, 2019 6:54 PMTags

Elizabeth Vargas and A&E are kicking off The Untold Story with one big installment: Hunting JonBenét's Killer. E! News has your exclusive first look at the premiere episode featuring Vargas and her team taking a fresh look at the notorious cold case of JonBenét Ramsey's murder.

In Hunting JonBenét's Killer: The Untold Story, the team tracks down new leads with DNA tests, sits down with John Ramsey for an exclusive interview and features never-before-seen photos. The installment also goes down the paths of numerous theories about the crime that involve intruders.

"It's a mission of mine to find the killer," John Ramsey says in the promo.

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Vargas teams up with retired FBI agent Robert Clark to investigate the "possibility that the killer may have ties to a group that believed in extra-terrestrial life and the end of the world," A&E said in a release.

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"Why has no one heard about this?" Vargas asks in the trailer. And then there's the spooky recording: "I know who killed JonBenét Ramsey."

Hunting JonBenét's Killer: The Untold Story premieres Thursday, April 11 at 9 p.m. on A&E. Other installments in the weekly series include spotlights on the sex trade, the disappearance of Hannah Upp, child brides in America, gang violence and its relationship with social media, and dating app horror stories.