Zip Code:
  
Provider Type:
Provider:
        Listings:

          Father of Nicole Lovell, 13-Year-Old Allegedly Murdered By A Virginia Tech Student: ‘I Bet She Fought Like a Wildcat’

          VIDEO

          February 18, 2016

          Thirteen-year-old Nicole Lovell disappeared from her Blacksburg, VA home on January 27, 2016 and after a massive three-day search, her body was discovered by the side of a road in North Carolina. Two Virginia Tech freshmen, 18-year old David Eisenhauer and 19-year old Natalie Keepers, have been charged in the case.

          Lovell’s father, David, who believes his daughter may have met the accused killer on a smartphone messaging app, says the 13-year-old would not have let someone end her life without a fight.

          “I bet she fought like a wildcat. I mean she’s my kid. I know she fought like a wildcat,” David tells Dr. Phil in an exclusive interview airing Wednesday. He adds that that Keepers appeared to have a mark on her face in her mugshot that he speculates may have indicated a struggle with his daughter. “The Keepers girl, in her mugshot, looks like she has a scar. I couldn’t tell in court, because she had her hair over, but you can see it in those pictures.”

          It has been reported that the day Lovell snuck out of her house through her bedroom window, she was meeting Eisenhauer — who reports claim may have engaged in an inappropriate relationship with the teen — for a date. Reports say that Lovell planned to expose that relationship, and that Eisenhauer, a collegiate athlete, and Keepers, a former NASA intern, have both been accused of plotting Lovell’s murder and luring her to her death to prevent the secret from being revealed. 

          On Wednesday’s episode of Dr. Phil, David shares what he says he knew about his daughter’s secret online world, and reveals his heartbreak over the loss of his beloved little girl and what it was like watching one of the suspects in court. And, hear from Lovell’s stepmother and 14-year-old stepbrother, who share their favorite memories of the teen.

          Be on the Show

          Need Dr. Phil’s Help?

          Share your story for a chance to be on the show!

          Tell Us Your Story

          Be on the Show! Text “PHIL” to 88500
          Be on the Show

          Toxic Relative?

          Do you have a relative who you are completely at odds with because of their toxic behavior? Desperate for Dr. Phil’s help?

          Be on the Show

          I’m Living a Nightmare!

          Is your story so extreme that it’s unbelievable? Do you feel your problems have no end?

          Be on the Show

          Explosive Family Drama?

          Does everyone in your family have strong personalities and refuse to back down?

          Help & Resources

          Find Treatment Centers and Therapists!

          Check out the mental health treatment programs that have assisted Dr. Phil guests.

          Feeding America

          Learn how you can help feed a child this summer.

          Be on the Show

          Have a Story Dr. Phil Won’t Believe?

          Want to appear on Dr. Phil? Text PHIL to 88500

          Simple Share Buttons
          Simple Share Buttons