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SEASON 02 // EPISODE 11
THE BODY SNATCHER

Michael Mastromarino / Tri-State Crematory

A prominent oral surgeon embarks on a new career path after an addiction to painkillers leads to the loss of his dental license.

Prelude: A horrifying discovery is made at the Tri-State Crematory in northwest Georgia.


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Performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs )


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A prominent oral surgeon embarks on a new career path after an addiction to painkillers leads to the loss of his dental license. // Prelude: A horrifying discovery is made at the Tri-State Crematory in northwest Georgia.