Robert Durst is beginning out his life imprisonment on a hospital mattress — the man has COVID-19, and is attached to a machine to assist him survive … so says his lawyer.
Legal professional Dick DeGuerin informed a number of media shops Saturday that Durst has been positioned on a ventilator over the previous couple days after contracting the virus — however did not have a lot of an replace past that, including the authorized staff hadn’t heard from docs but.
He did say that Durst appeared horrible on Thursday — when he was sentenced to life in jail after just lately being discovered responsible for homicide — noting it was the “worst I’ve ever seen him.” DeGuerin added Durst was having problem respiration and talking that day.
Durst sat quiet and nonetheless throughout his sentencing listening to, trying extremely frail in a wheelchair … whereas carrying a face masks. It is unclear if he’d examined optimistic earlier than or after the listening to.
As we reported … Durst’s destiny is to reside out his remaining years behind bars, with out the opportunity of parole. He was discovered responsible of murdering his shut good friend, Susan Berman, again in 2000. Whereas he was by no means charged for the crime, many imagine she was set to come back ahead with data linking Durst to the disappearance of his spouse, Kathy, whom vanished within the ’80s.
Durst’s story was lined extensively within the HBO docuseries ‘The Jinx’ throughout which he is believed to have confessed to killing each Kathy and Susan after being heard on a sizzling mic.
Durst is 78 years previous, and his well being was already in decline earlier than this COVID analysis.