Western pa. native joe kenda starting 2nd year , Joe kenda, who grew up in herminie near irwin, returns to prime time tonight for season two of "homicide hunter: lt. joe kenda" (9 tonight, id), a true crime. About homicide hunter: lt. joe kenda : investigation discovery, Tuesdays at 9pm. homicide hunter is a new investigative series of murder cases told through the personal experience of retired detective, lieutenant joe kenda.. Homicide hunter: lt. joe kenda | hunt lt. joe, When lt. joe kenda was nine years old, his parents took him to the local pittsburgh zoo. little did he know the experience would be a transformative one..