A jailed Albanian took part in a television interview from his UK prison cell using a smuggled phone, it has emerged.
Afrim Imeraj, 35, chatted with the presenter of Without Trace in his homeland.
Imeraj is currently on remand and is due to be sentenced for drug smuggling, The Sun reports.
During the twenty-five minute show the father-of-two told presenter Odeta Dume he was looking to find his two daughters, Larissa and Clea, who he had been separated from.
Imeraj told Pa Gjurmë on Report TV he came to the UK illegally but his wife disappeared with their children soon after.
According to Imeraj, their relationship deteriorated shortly after the daughters were born and he was arrested in London on March 23, 2017.
‘After six months the conflicts began, that we were not together and that I had the sentence,’ he said.
It is believed he is in HMP Pentonville.
The Skype chat was broadcast on the crime show which has millions of fans.
The host finished with: ‘Thank you for joining us via Skype. I know it must be hard for you.
‘In London it is illegal to have a telephone in jail. So, I would suggest that you switch off your telephone now because you could get punished heavily.’