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This is -- Fox News alert I'm Geraldo Rivera.
In -- your damn -- first interview after being released him and Ruben prison on Tuesday he refused to detail what happened.
You have to nanny says his traveling companion Robyn Gardner disappeared in the quarters -- -- -- and Roebuck.
Now he does about that about his controversial insurance policy and about the -- -- suspicion that we'll follow him forever.
With his attorney Jose Baez by his side.
Now it Robyn Gardner -- boyfriend Richard Forester watching live right now.
In a cable news exclusive for the next half hour here is Gary you're Democrat whose three sons stand behind.
This may be awkward in front of your -- who join us.
But I have to start by asking what was the nature of this relationship was it as it appears that kind of Internet.
Sex wrong then pin or not and I don't -- in the right here's what I -- Robin on adult friend finders and that was.
I think it's one of the largest web sites on the planet renders a -- -- it's not this hidden.
Subculture it's huge.
In a matter on the hand and we -- we had a relations of friendship relationship.
Not paid for relationship somebody asked me that.
We were friends.
And the FBI uniform though that she went out -- different people went to Vegas with friends you text me and say this guy is huge problem -- like him.
And -- -- say he's CO.
The guys just phony.
And -- live with a guy.
Near her work whatever was convenient for her that's the life that she she created and I was part of that.
And I knew a lot about her other friends I accepted the fact.
The way she was she would tell me about a book -- when her -- that would beat -- up.
-- -- which relative calm and one -- they actually can get actually -- my house and stop over two nights moved in they met her she didn't she moved into one of our rooms.
And then -- that was gonna work out because she was still.
You know running around midnight and I can't have that would but that's my relationship when I was really her protector that's why this is so ironic.
When she said she just -- jobs and she said I'm gonna take the month of of August off this was and -- neutralize.
And she should take for someone so I went on the unit which Expedia and -- never done -- before Expedia and its search for discount travel.
So again Expedia -- -- hot -- the apartment up Kaymer rumor is they must believe that advertising through Expedia that month or so America.
And I've got 675000.
Points would marry so the vacation was free so and then I went further to save Robin you.
I want you to pay for your airfare you know because if you don't show -- -- that.
Rollins got a girl that if you talk to you you were new and we also do.
Will it take you -- Friday night shall wait till Friday night to pick which -- -- -- literally go on.
Soon she you know I knew that you the last minute she can back out -- -- -- -- -- anyway.
You know so that's how I picked -- Supported characterized -- lady and promiscuous is that accurate.
When -- flight he put it.
The latter -- -- So what happened we had only been on the island for 48 hours.
When the when when the incident occurred.
We've found a nice location that people recommended.
And and we went down there and ways we have -- -- you see the recordings we've had -- -- -- pleasant situation nobody was drunk stumbling you know all the allegations of tennis and if you want to jump in order -- -- get out of here and -- about let's go.
So -- our intention was just ago.
Just in that group -- you know the area out maybe fifteen yards just to explore.
He's some fish look in the water he had slippers on and a snorkel no I didn't have to -- her -- had mine about historical and maps for both of us.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- You know walked into the water and in that area the wind blows out.
And remember remarking it's weird because it's a big flag there it's -- oceans -- clothes -- -- was always blowing out.
And you know our faces in the water it's -- getting a little deeper and deeper as we go and at one point she's in my for children to my right.
Can it -- and you know 1015 feet of water -- they have done time and come back you know so I pulled her leg she turned -- signal to go and I -- to last summer I ever saw her I turn came up and took a gulp of water in my mouth and my nose -- now.
Because I had -- stickers on and as I went out the sneakers and absorb the water and now I'm just that are being horizontal arm.
You know pretty pretty.
Tangled in an inappropriate way in my buoyancy has gone off and I'm struggling now to swear.
And so I'm focusing on me and bit them I'm thinking of Mike at some point -- at one point they can in my gonna get back.
So my focus is on me I'm -- -- that she's behind me she's gonna find her way.
And when I got the shore I turn I didn't see her and now what a monument.
Prior to going to -- location we had lunch it was people there -- the scuba diving shop was open so I ran back.
That's the stores close did you call -- The good things happen that you -- -- much.
Did you call -- -- -- wants.
It's news -- please help me help me though there was nobody knew there was nobody in you know screaming distance.
Joins us for granted to -- -- call her name when he was still the order Robin Robin.
-- -- for I don't think so.
There but didn't you feel that you owed any more responsibility as you struggled for your partner's -- -- -- don't understand how that is another.
Issue that robs people.
I don't it's at some point you're you're focusing on getting back.
How can I help her when I need help.
But I don't know I don't know if I wouldn't have.
Sacrifice myself even if that's what it so I didn't think -- I had no idea.
I had no idea she was I had no.
Knowledge that she had she was having the same problem I'm having she was fair or not -- -- You out of -- and I'm sure.
I was looking at my data many multiple times and yet he is -- -- anything.
And if you noticed that years we're going you can see it -- decided where does that sort of look at music -- you can hear anybody that you're in the water.
You never suspected your dad got foul play in the -- course and and yet I go back to that moment that critical moment when you're still in the water and it just.
We want you to respond differently come to that emergency situation and I'm sure you wish you I didn't.
There should absolutely you know and which I was second half of those moments back and the more -- coward.
I never had that never crossed my mind.
Where you selfish that never crossed on either.
Were you too rigidly concerned about yourself.
Whether or what have you -- OK so I mean it's the second nature sound like I sat there and thought about it you know it's do you go into reactive mode you know enters and self preservation mode I don't know what to say it's easy to play Monday Morning Quarterback and I agree -- certainly what about regret.
You know I think you know I think it's obvious that there's a significant amount of regret describe the moment when you realize.
We did that there wasn't a moment or -- thought that she was gone gone there was a moment when I thought.
You know it's not -- it's it's curve there so I thought maybe she's out of sight I -- consequences.
I took from salt water in the face in the mouth and -- some.
And -- I didn't think that she was -- Pakistan and never saw her struggle.
So I thought maybe she went out of sight nominee go get help.
But why not stand right there if they help me help me where's my friend helped me I mean isn't that -- -- If you were in this room and nobody was here.
No he was in the building would you start screaming if you I mean there was nobody there.
There was nobody there scream -- I ran as fast as I could and I -- and I was I have found witness are they -- -- as I found somebody within moments.
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