January 23, 2008
From petty theft to check fraud, Dr. Phil’s guests say they’re addicted to stealing, and it’s destroying their families.
Throw the Book at Him!
Casey says he’s been pilfering for 16 years and has ripped off groceries, appliances, DVDs ” even one of Dr. Phil’s books! Casey estimates that he’s stolen nearly $100,000 in merchandise and says his estranged brother, Zack, is clueless about the extent of his criminal activity.
Life in the Fast Lane
Micki says she uses her good looks to get jewelry and credit card numbers from men, but her kids have no idea she leads a secret life as a con artist. Recently, she was arrested for stealing $10,000 in a check fraud scheme.
Micki’s ex-friend, Hope, says she was conned out of an expensive camera. She believes Micki deserves everything that’s coming to her, and jail is the only way she’ll ever be accountable for her actions.