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I Shot My Parents

Documentary looking at the case of a 14-year-old boy who shot his parents as they slept. Both survived, but now they must come to terms with what their son did.

In America, five parents every week are killed by their children. In 2013, 14-year-old Nathon Brooks walked into his parents' bedroom and shot them both in the head while they slept. Astonishingly both his mum and dad survived.

Filming with Nathon and his mother and father, this programme follows the incredible journey of the Brooks family as they come to terms with what their son did and as they try to understand why he did it.

59 minutes

Last on

Wed 25 Jul 2018 00:30

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Credits

Role Contributor
Executive Producer Sarah Waldron
Director Martin Webb

Broadcasts

  • Thu 20 Jul 2017 22:45
  • Thu 20 Jul 2017 23:10
  • Sat 5 Aug 2017 01:40
  • Tue 24 Jul 2018 23:30
  • Wed 25 Jul 2018 00:30

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