May 10, 2006
The tense family drama continues. Dr. Phil sent private investigator Harold Copus thousands of miles through three countries, including the jungles of Belize, to find 15-year-old Mollie and 13-year-old Allene, who were abducted by their father one year ago.
Find out how the girls disappeared, in Missing.
Catch up on Part 1 of the search.
Emotions run high as Allene and Mollie see their mother, Michelle, for the first time in a year. Clearly, Michelle is elated, but how do the girls feel about being back home?
Dr. Phil joins Michael and Michelle for their first meeting since Michael abducted their children. Dr. Phil says, “You could cut the tension with a knife.”
A Help or a Hindrance?
Hutterite religious leader Peter Hoover speaks openly with Dr. Phil. How much did he know about Michael’s whereabouts the first time he appeared on the show?
Answering to the Law
Harold escorts Michael to Ford County, Illinois to turn himself in to authorities. Before he enters the court, Michelle gives Michael a surprise he doesn’t appreciate.
After a year without video games, television, or any of the diversions typical teenagers enjoy, the girls go back home and begin the process of adjusting. How will they deal with their return to American teenage life?
See how the girls are doing now.