5 childhood friends hold varying perspectives on the death of a confidant to them all and the crime reaps more complicated depth than even the police can comprehend. Each episodes follows one of these individuals as they try to find proof that their long-time friend was murdered. Several new elements come into play as a web of lies and deceit gets woven into the stories of each character.
Witnesses’ formatting and dramatic delivery can be classed as similar to dramas such as HBO’s ‘The Night Of’ and ‘Big Little Lies’. This miniseries vividly breaks down how 5 very different people react to what they perceive to be an injustice and the tools they have in their possession to rectify that.