Man Claims Fiancée’s Spending Habits Have Destroyed His Credit

Engaged couple Arynn and Chandler say they’re more than $60,000 in debt before they even get married.

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Arynn, 21, says it’s all due to her spending habits. “My spending really started to spiral out of control last year,” she says, admitting she was spending up to $4,000 a month. “The majority of the money was spent on high-end makeup, clothes, and purses. This was hundreds of dollars at a time. Sometimes a thousand dollars in a week.”

Chandler says when he first met Arynn he had a decent job, and a new car and all his bills and credit cards were paid up. Now, he says “My credit is destroyed, and all of our money is going to creditors.”

Continuing, he says “She’s not only doing this to me, she’s doing this to herself.”

Why does Arynn claim she’s a shopping “junkie” who can’t stop spending? And what does Dr. Phil recommend this couple do to help get their finances back in order?   

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Dr. Phil To Guest On Fiancée’s Massive Spending: ‘You’re Enabling Her

Why A Husband Says His Wife’s Weight Loss Led To Him Losing His Desire

Chuck says his sex life with Jamie, his wife of 18 years, used to be a “10 out of 10,” but ever since she lost weight, he lost his desire. “It’s been difficult for me to adjust to her new body type,” he admits.

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“He said that having sex with me felt like he was having sex with a different woman,” says Jamie. She says she struggles with sagging skin, left over from losing over 100 lbs.

Continuing she says, “I think there’s just so much mental stuff going on that it’s affecting the physical part of our relationship.”

Jamie says she doesn’t feel sexy with Chuck anymore, and just wants him to find her attractive.

Does Dr. Phil have a solution to help this couple rekindle their passion? Tune in to Wednesday’s episode.

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‘I Had No Idea How It Would Affect Our Sex Life,’ Says Woman Who Lost Over 100 Lbs

Man Who Admits Lying To Girlfriend About Being Divorced Says He Thought He Could ‘Get Away With It’

Lisa and Jonathan say they moved in together after dating for just six months. Lisa says they were planning on getting married, but then she found out, Jonathan lied to her about being divorced from his first wife. “It absolutely shattered my trust. I feel lost, confused and devastated,” she says.

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“At the back of my mind, part of me always knew that she would find out, but part of me thought I could also get away with it,” says Jonathan. Lisa should trust him again, he adds, “Because I’m a genuinely honest person.”

What does Jonathan’s wife say about the status of their divorce? Does Lisa say she can move past Jonathan’s lies?

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Why A Husband Says His Wife’s Weight Loss Led To Him Losing His Desire

Today’s Takeaway: You Must Acknowledge Problems To Solve Them

Dr. Phil tackles the four biggest issues in relationships: money, sex, trust, and weight. 

First, trust. Lisa says she met the man of her dreams, Johnathan, on an online dating site 15 months ago. After a few months, Lisa says they moved in together with their young children from past relationships, combined their finances, and discussed having more children and even marriage. Lisa says she wasted no time in trying on wedding dresses and looking for the perfect ring, but Johnathan dropped a bombshell, which changed everything: He says he won’t be walking down the aisle anytime soon. Why? Because he is not even divorced from his first wife!

Next, weight and sex. Mother of three Jamie dropped over 100 pounds and transformed herself into a new woman. But her husband of 18 years, Chuck, says his wife’s new figure is a turn-off and he is no longer attracted to her sexually.

And, money, one of the main reasons couples divorce. Chandler is learning that young love comes at a very high price. He says his 21-year-old fiancée, Arynn, has landed them in over $60,000 of debt because she can’t stop spending their money on the finer things in life. 

 

In the video above, learn why Dr. Phil says you first have to acknowledge your problems before you can solve them.  

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‘I Wanted No Part Of Dating A Married Man,’ Says Woman Who Just Found Out Her Boyfriend Is Still Married  

Legendary Grammy Award-Winning Blues Guitarist Buddy Guy’s Mission To Bring Awareness To Prostate Cancer


For legendary blues guitarist Buddy Guy, prostate cancer is personal. Guy’s youngest brother, Phil, was diagnosed with prostate cancer, the second most common cause of cancer death in American men, and passed away from the disease. Now, Guy says it’s his mission to raise awareness about prostate cancer and encourage men to get checked out.

“Don’t wait too late. Get yourself checked for prostate,” Guy says.

In the video above, Guy speaks with Pfizer’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, about his brother’s story and his mission. And Dr. Lewis-Hall shares important information about prostate cancer, including risk factors and symptoms.

To get more information on prostate cancer and to see exclusive excerpts from Dr. Lewis-Hall’s interview with Buddy Guy, visit GetHealthyStayHealthy.com.

‘I Can’t Take Care Of Kids When I Can’t Take Care Of Myself,’ Says Young Mom

Jazmon is a young mom with a 3-year-old daughter and 7-year-old son who she says mean the world to her. But Jazmon has given up custody of both her children. When her son was 3 months old, she left his father for a new man whom she married and had a daughter. A few years later, after giving birth to a stillborn baby, she left her husband for her current boyfriend Mike, who her family claims is abusive.

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After speaking with Jazmon and hearing about her troubled childhood, Dr. Phil says he believes she has a damaged personal truth that is affecting her behavior, to which she agrees.

In the video above, Jazmon hears what the fathers of her children say about her behavior.

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Jazmon’s mom, Splendor, reacts to the video. “The kids want their mom,” she pleads with her daughter. “Why won’t you be there for them? Why won’t you fight for them?”

“I can’t take care of kids when I can’t take care of myself,” Jazmon replies. “I can’t love them if I can’t love myself. You need to realize that.”

On Tuesday’s episode of Dr. Phil, Dr. Phil offers Jazmon the opportunity to seek help. Will she agree? See what happens after the show. Check here to see where you can watch.

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UnPHILtered: The Power Of Parental Legacy

‘There’s Been A Lot Of Domestic Violence In Our Relationship,’ Says Woman Who Calls Boyfriend Her ‘Soul Mate’

Jazmon says her relationship with her boyfriend of a-year-and-a-half, Mike, is “amazing,” and she wants to stay with him for the long run.

“He is the definition of a soul mate,” she says.

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However, Jazmon also says that she gets into physical altercations with Mike.

“When Mike and I take pain medication, things quickly spiral out of control,” Jazmon claims. “Once, Mike kicked me in the stomach and hit me in the face. I ended up in the emergency room, and they thought I had internal bleeding. There’s been a lot of domestic violence in our relationship, but I am not afraid because we both know our limits.” Mike claims he is responding in self-defense.

Jazmon also claims that she doesn’t see her 3-year-old daughter and 7-year-old frequently in part because of her relationship with Mike.

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“I’m not spending more time with my children because their dads do not approve of Mike and our relationship,” she claims.

In the video above, see what happens when Jazmon comes face-to-face with her mom and stepdad who claim Mike is abusive toward Jazmon and fear for her safety.

Is Jazmon ready to change her ways? See what happens on Tuesday’s episode of Dr. Phil. Check here to see where you can watch.

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Man Says Girlfriend’s Mom And Stepdad Need to Give Him A Chance

‘Your Behavior Suggests That You Don’t Like Yourself Very Much,’ Dr. Phil Tells Guest

Jazmon says she’s had a challenging life. She says as a child, her mother abandoned her and she lived with a relative from ages 6-12. She became pregnant at 17, left her baby with his father three years later and married another man with whom she had a child, and then had a stillborn pregnancy. Now, she has given up custody of both of her kids and claims her relationship with her boyfriend, Mike, has included domestic violence.

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“Your behavior suggests that you don’t like yourself very much,” Dr. Phil says to Jazmon on Tuesday’s episode. “What do you say to yourself about you?”

“I’m a terrible mother, definitely not beautiful like I used to feel. I’m not a good daughter, not a good friend,” Jazmon says. “I kind of just beat myself up all the time.”

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“If you have a damaged personal truth you think, ‘Well, I can put on a mask and be OK.’ But the fact of the matter is you start to generate the results in life that you believe you deserve,” Dr. Phil tells her.

Hear more in the video above. And on Tuesday, is Jazmon ready to change? Check here to see where you can watch.

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‘I Can’t Take Care Of Kids When I Can’t Take Care Of Myself’ Says Young Mom

Will Young Mom Follow Through On Her Decision To Seek Treatment?

Jazmon has encountered struggles in her life that have left her with a damaged personal truth. As a child, she says her mom abandoned her and she spent six years living with her grandparents. Now a young mom, Jazmon has given up custody of her 3-year-old daughter and 7-year-old son to their fathers and claims there is domestic violence in her current relationship.

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Admitting that she can’t take care of her children until she learns to take care of herself, Jazmon agrees to seek treatment. However, after the show, Jazmon has a change of heart. See what happens. Will she finally go to treatment? And, hear the message her mother has for her.

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This show airs Tuesday. Watch more here.

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UnPHILtered: The Power Of Parental Legacy

UnPHILtered: The Power Of Parental Legacy

Parents have a powerful influence on their children throughout their lives. What a child experiences in childhood can have a tremendous impact on how they behave as adults and in their relationships.

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“Parental legacy is such a powerful thing,” Dr. Phil tells his audience after the show. “That will not break until somebody says they are making a conscious choice to break it right here, right now. They get you have to make a conscious choice to say, ‘I choose differently.’”

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On Tuesday’s episode, Dr. Phil explains to a young mom with two children from two different dads who is currently involved in what her family claims is an abusive relationship, how she is carrying on the parental legacy of her mother.

After the show, he continues the discussion and opens up about his own parental legacy. Hear how he says he has chosen what to break and what to carry forward from his parents.

This episode airs Tuesday. Watch more here.

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Will Young Mom Follow Through On Her Decision To Seek Treatment?

How A Mom’s Legacy Is Playing Out In Her Daughter’s Life

Splendor and her husband, Jeremie, say they are worried about her daughter, Jazmon’s, safety and her future. They say Jazmon is living with her boyfriend, Mike, who they claim is abusive toward her, that she uses drugs and has given up custody of her two young children.

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Could Jazmon be repeating a cycle of behavior that Splendor displayed when Jazmon was growing up?

Dr. Phil reviews the parallels between Splendor and Jazmon’s lives in the video above.

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“The generational legacy is undeniable here,” he says to Splendor. “She has a lot of resentment toward both of you.”

On Tuesday’s episode, hear what Jazmon says about her life. Does she want to change? Check here to see where you can watch.

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‘There’s Been A Lot Of Domestic Violence In Our Relationship,’ Says Woman Who Calls Boyfriend Her ‘Soul Mate’

Man Says Girlfriend’s Mom And Stepdad Need to Give Him A Chance

Mike and his girlfriend, Jazmon, have been together for more than a year and both admit that there has been violence in their relationship, but Mike claims he acts in self-defense.

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“Jazmon is usually the one that throws the first punch. I’ve only laid my hands on her in reaction to her hitting me first,” Mike claims. “Her family thinks I’m abusing her. In reality, it’s usually just some slapping back and forth.”

Jazmon’s mom and stepdad say they fear for Jazmon’s safety.

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“Her parents have only heard negative things about me. Jazmon is to blame for some of this. Jazmon lies to her mom,” Mike continues. “She needs to tell her family about the positive things and not exaggerate the negative. I feel like with Jazmon’s parents, they need to give me a chance, a chance I’ve never had.”

In the video above, see what happens when it’s time for Mike to join Jazmon and her parents on Dr. Phil’s stage. And on Tuesday, hear what Jazmon says about their relationship and if she wants things to change. Check here to see where you can watch.

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‘Your Behavior Suggests That You Don’t Like Yourself Very Much,’ Dr. Phil Tells Guest

What Woman Says She Believes Led To Her Daughter’s Downward Spiral

Splendor and her husband, Jeremie, say they are worried about her daughter, Jazmon’s, safety and are terrified that she could end up hurt.

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“I’m beyond concerned for my daughter,” Splendor says.

“I feel like she’s self-destructing right now, spiraling out of control,” Jeremie adds.

Splendor says Jazmon had a “tough” childhood and got pregnant when she was 17. She claims that when her grandson was 3-months-old, Jazmon met another man and gave up custody of her son to be with her new boyfriend. Jazmon married the new boyfriend and they had a baby girl.

“I finally felt that Jazmon was having a stable, normal life,” Splendor says. “That didn’t last long. Two years later, Jazmon was pregnant again. Five months into her pregnancy, her world fell apart.”

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Splendor says Jazmon lost her child and that’s when things began spiraling out of control. A month later, Splendor says Jazmon met her current boyfriend, Mike, who Splendor claims is physically abusive to her daughter.

“Mike is a bully. He is physically abusive. Jazmon told me that he kicks her, he hits her, he chokes her,” Splendor claims. “Mike is sick, disturbed, psychotic. He is the devil.” Mike claims he is responding in self-defense.

“He’s manipulative and he’s a sociopath,” Jeremie claims. “They’re in such a self-destruct mode that they’re either going to kill each other or they’re going to hurt somebody else.”

On Tuesday’s episode of Dr. Phil, hear from Jazmon and Mike, who claim they are in love and say Jazmon’s family is too judgmental. Check here to see where you can watch.

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‘There’s Been A Lot Of Domestic Violence In Our Relationship,’ Says Woman Who Calls Boyfriend Her ‘Soul Mate’

‘I Thought I Was Going To Die,’ Says Woman Who Fatally Stabbed A Man Who Claimed He Helped Cover Up Natalee Holloway Disappearance

When Emily Heistand, 23, fatally stabbed 32-year-old John Ludwick in March 2018, she claims he had been stalking and harassing her for months, telling friends that they were in a relationship, when they weren’t.

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“I thought I was going to die,” says Emily of the morning she claims Ludwick ambushed her outside her home and attempted to kidnap her at knifepoint.

Continuing, she says, “He had a knife to my neck. He told me he was going to kill me if I didn’t give him the keys.” She says she managed to wrestle the knife away from Ludwick, then stabbed him in the abdomen.

According to police, Ludwick then fled the scene and collapsed a few blocks away. He was later pronounced dead at an area hospital.

“I feel a lot safer now that he’s gone,” says Emily.

Ludwick’s death made international headlines. He had claimed to be a former friend of Joran Van der Sloot, a prime suspect in the disappearance and possible murder of Natalee Holloway. Holloway was an 18-year-old from Alabama who vanished in 2005 while on a high school graduation trip to Aruba. In 2017 Ludwick publicly claimed that Van der Sloot had paid him thousands of dollars to dispose of Natalee Holloway’s remains five years after her death.

In an exclusive daytime interview airing Monday, Dr. Phil sits down with Emily to talk about the day Ludwick died, and what she says he told her about his claimed involvement with Van der Sloot and the ongoing mystery over Natalee Holloway’s disappearance.

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Woman Who Claims She Killed Her Alleged Stalker In Self-Defense Says, ‘He Was Devoted To Making Me Be With Him’

‘You Did the Right Thing,’ Dr. Phil Tells Woman Who Claims She Killed Her Attacker In Self-Defense

Emily Heistand claims she killed John Ludwick in self-defense after the 32-year-old ambushed her at knife-point this past March in the driveway of her home. Emily claims Ludwick had been stalking and harassing her for months.

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“Sometimes I feel like I’m a murderer, but then sometimes I’m like ‘I did what I had to do,’” she tells Dr. Phil. “I don’t know how I made it out, but I’m just glad I did.”

Emily, who describes Ludwick as “delusional,” says she took the knife away from him while he had her trapped in the passenger side of her car, then stabbed him multiple times in the abdomen before finally breaking free. Ludwick ran and later died of his injuries.

“I can tell you that you did the right thing,” says Dr. Phil. “One of the things that safety experts will tell you is, you don’t ever want to let them take you to a secondary location.”

Emily met John Ludwick nearly a year before the incident through a mutual friend named Gabriel.

In the days after Ludwick died Emily says Gabriel started claiming that it wasn’t her, but her boyfriend who killed Ludwick in a confrontation over Emily.

“Right after I called the police, I called him. He came to my house. The detectives saw him pull up to my house with his boss,” says Emily about her boyfriend, dismissing Gabriel’s claims.

Additionally, says Emily, there was a woman across the street at the time who witnessed the altercation. What did that witness say she saw?

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‘I Thought I Was Going To Die,’ Says Woman Who Fatally Stabbed A Man Who Claimed He Helped Cover Up Natalee Holloway Disappearance

Woman Who Killed Alleged Stalker Describes The Day He Attacked Her

Emily Heistand claims John Ludwick stalked and harassed her for months before he attempted to kidnap her at knifepoint outside her home this past March. The 23-year-old single mother fought back. Heistand says she got the knife away from Ludwick, then stabbed him multiple times in self-defense.

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“He had his arm around my throat and I just started swinging backwards,” she says. “And when I knew that he wasn’t letting go, I just put all my strength into it, and I was like ‘I’m getting away from this.’”

Emily says once she got away from him, she ran into the house and didn’t look back. Ludwick died of his injuries.

“How did you get the knife away from him?” Dr. Phil asks Emily in a daytime exclusive airing Monday.

“I grabbed it by the blade,” she replies, adding, “I didn’t even think. It just happened so fast; I don’t even know.”

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Hear 9-1-1 Call Of Woman Who Claims She Killed Attacker In Self-Defense

Hear 9-1-1 Call Of Woman Who Claims She Killed Attacker In Self-Defense

Emily Heistand, 23, mortally wounded John Ludwick, 32, this past March after she claims the man who stalked and harassed her for months attempted to kidnap her at knifepoint outside her home.

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In 2017, Ludwick gained media attention when he claimed that Joran Van der Sloot, the prime suspect in the Natalee Holloway disappearance, paid him to dispose of Holloway’s remains.

Emily claims Ludwick pushed her into the passenger seat of her car and was holding the knife to her throat when she grabbed it away from him, then stabbed him with it multiple times while struggling to get out of the car.

When she finally did break free, says Emily, she ran into her house and didn’t look back.

Ludwick collapsed a few blocks away. Emily says she didn’t learn until later that Ludwick had died. “I kept telling the cops, ‘You’re going to take him to jail and he’s going to get out and do the same thing.’ I really thought that he was going to get out and that I was going to be dead, like, any time now.”

Does Emily say she feels guilty about killing the man who she claims stalked and attacked her? And why does the man she says introduced her to Ludwick claim someone else killed him?

Watch the video above to hear Emily’s 9-1-1 call to police, then tune in Monday to learn how she’s doing today on this Dr. Phil daytime exclusive.

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‘You Did the Right Thing,’ Dr. Phil Tells Woman Who Claims She Killed Her Attacker In Self-Defense

Did A Man Killed In Alleged Kidnapping Attempt Know The Truth About Missing Teen Natalee Holloway?

John Ludwick first garnered media attention in 2017 when he claimed in a television interview that he’d been friends with Joran Van der Sloot, the primary suspect in the disappearance of Alabama teenager Natalee Holloway. Holloway vanished in 2005 while on a high school graduation trip and was never heard from again. Ludwick claimed Van der Sloot paid him in 2010 to dispose of Natalee Holloway’s remains.

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Emily Heistand says she met Ludwick through a mutual friend and a few months later he began telling her about his claimed role in covering up the missing girl’s disappearance.

“Did he tell you where Natalee’s remains were?” Dr. Phil asks Emily in a daytime exclusive airing Monday.

“He never told me ‘This is exactly it.’ He told me that if we were ever in Aruba and went in the national forest, he would be able to find them,” she replies, adding “But he also did tell me Joran taught him to never be honest – never tell the truth – to always, always lie. So, I feel like everything that ever came out of his mouth was a lie.”

Emily says she kept her distance from Ludwick after that but claims he began stalking her, in the hope of convincing her to become romantically involved with him.

Emily claims that After rejecting him multiple times, Ludwick ambushed her outside her home one morning this past March at knifepoint with the intention of kidnapping her. Moments later, she had broken free and he was mortally wounded.

How does Emily say she was able to wrestle the knife away from him?

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Woman Who Killed Alleged Stalker Describes The Day He Attacked Her

Woman Says Man She Fatally Stabbed Claimed To Know Missing Teen Natalee Holloway’s Fate

In March 2018, 23-year-old Emily Heistand of Florida fatally stabbed 32-year-old John Ludwick when she claims he attempted to abduct her at knifepoint.

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Ludwick’s death made news around the world. In 2017 he publicly claimed that he had been involved in trying to cover up evidence in the case of the 2005 disappearance of Alabama teenager Natalee Holloway. Ludwick claimed that the prime suspect, Joran Van der Sloot, had paid him to dispose of Holloway’s remains in 2010.

“It was always a different story,” claims Emily, who says that after knowing him just a couple of months, Ludwick began telling her various accounts of the teenager’s fate.

In a daytime exclusive airing Monday, Dr. Phil sits down with Emily to discuss what she says Ludwick told her about his friendship with Van der Sloot. Does she say he claimed to know the whereabouts of Natalee Holloway’s remains?

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Did A Man Killed In Alleged Kidnapping Attempt Know The Truth About Missing Teen Natalee Holloway?

Woman Who Claims She Killed Her Alleged Stalker In Self-Defense Says, ‘He Was Devoted To Making Me Be With Him’

Thirteen years after the disappearance of Alabama teenager Natalee Holloway, 32-year-old John Ludwick, who claimed in 2017 that he was paid by prime suspect Joran Van der Sloot to dispose of Natalee’s remains, was stabbed to death by Emily Heistand.

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Emily Heistand, a 23-year-old from Florida claims that at the time of his death, in March 2018, Ludwick had been stalking and harassing her for months.

“He was devoted to making me be with him,” she says, claiming that Ludwick once offered her $500 just to perform a sex act. She says she always turned him down.

Emily, who describes Ludwick as “delusional,” claims he ambushed and attempted to kidnap her at knifepoint outside her home. She says she wrestled the weapon away from him, then stabbed him in the abdomen. Ludwick ran and later died of his injuries.

Several months earlier, Emily says she met Ludwick through a mutual friend named Gabriel and admits they did “hang out” sometimes at the home the two men shared. But, she claims the longer she knew him – the more frightened of him she became. She says that after knowing him just a few months, Ludwick began telling her about his claimed role in covering up the missing Holloway’s death.

“I was just kind of creeped out after that and wanted to stay away from him,” says Emily. Watch the video above in which Ludwick describes how the friendship he claimed to have had with Joran Van der Sloot began. Then check here to learn where you can watch the rest of this Dr. Phil daytime exclusive airing Monday.

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Woman Says Man She Fatally Stabbed Claimed To Know Missing Teen Natalee Holloway’s Fate