02/25/2015 01:59 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Jailhouse Interview: Kentucky Teen Accused In Crime Spree Says He Was Engaged To 13-Year-Old (VIDEO)

Teenage sweethearts, dubbed by some as a “modern-day Bonnie and Clyde,” made headlines last month when they allegedly embarked on a two-week interstate crime spree involving stolen vehicles, destroyed property and forged checks. Now in a Grayson County Detention Center in Leitchfield, KY, 18-year-old Dalton Hayes shares why he says he ran away with his 13-year-old girlfriend, how he feels he's been mischaracterized in the media, and why he says he called his mom crying just two days ago. Watch the video above to hear from Hayes, and see Dr. Phil's exclusive interview with him on today's show — check local listings here.

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