All alone on Christmas Eve, Ben must face the fact that Detective Cornell has uncovered damning video evidence that practically guarantees he will be charged with Tom's death - unless he can remember what happened that fateful night. Along with Dave, a desperate Ben retraces his steps, searching for any clue that might jog his memory and clear his name. Meanwhile, the Crawford's marriage is falling into total disarray, and Natalie and Abby are caught in the crossfire of Christy and Ben's increasingly nasty verbal battles. Ben's lawyer, John Garner, comes up with an alternative theory of the hug, which leads to a shocking discovery and more secrets and lies from those closest to Ben.
Episode Viewers and Ratings
Season 1 Episode 8 of Secrets & Lies was watched by 5,130,000 viewers, resulting in a 1.50 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
Ben Garner is about to go from Good Samaritan to hug suspect, after he discovers the body of his neighbor's young son in the woods. As Detective Andrea Cornell digs for the truth, the secrets and lies of this town come to the surface and no one is above suspicion.