May 3, 2016
Barbara says she was “introduced” to her online boyfriend, “David Chris Jr.,” when her “cousin” sent her a message on social media with a link to “David’s” purported financial advice website.
Over the past year, Barbara says she has communicated with the man she knows as “David” over text message, phone and online conversations, but has never met him in person. In fact, she says she has only seen one photo of the man with whom she says she’s fallen in love.
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After sending her mystery man thousands of dollars over the past year, Barbara’s family say they are worried she has been unknowingly involved in some sort of money laundering scheme – and they want Dr. Phil to help Barbara see the potential danger she’s facing.
Watch the video above as Dr. Phil brings Barbara face-to-face with the man in the photo she says she fell in love with. Is it really “David Chris Jr.” that she’s been imagining?
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This episode of Dr. Phil airs Tuesday. Watch more here.