• Disgraced New York actual property inheritor Robert Durst has contracted Covid-19 and is at the moment on a ventilator, his lawyer informed NBC Information.
  • The analysis comes simply two days after Durst, 78, was sentenced to life in jail for murdering a detailed good friend greater than 20 years in the past.
  • Jurors convicted Durst final month within the loss of life of Susan Berman, who was shot at the back of her head in her house on Dec. 23, 2000.



Robert Durst looks at jurors as he appears in an Inglewood courtroom with his attorneys for the first closing arguments presented by the prosecution in the murder trial of the New York real estate scion who is charged with the longtime friend Susan Bermans killing in Benedict Canyon just before Christmas Eve 2000. Inglewood Courthouse on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021 in Inglewood, CA.


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Robert Durst appears at jurors as he seems in an Inglewood courtroom together with his attorneys for the primary closing arguments introduced by the prosecution within the homicide trial of the New York actual property scion who’s charged with the longtime good friend Susan Bermans killing in Benedict Canyon simply earlier than Christmas Eve 2000. Inglewood Courthouse on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021 in Inglewood, CA.

Disgraced New York actual property inheritor Robert Durst has contracted Covid-19 and is at the moment on a ventilator, his lawyer informed NBC Information.

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“All we all know he is examined optimistic for Covid-19, he is in hospital and on a ventilator,” Dick DeGuerin informed the outlet. “He regarded terrible Thursday, worst I’ve ever seen him. He was having problem respiration, he was having problem talking.”

The analysis comes simply two days after Durst, 78, was sentenced to life in jail for murdering a detailed good friend greater than 20 years in the past. Jurors convicted Durst final month within the loss of life of Susan Berman, who was shot at the back of her head in her house on Dec. 23, 2000.

Prosecutors mentioned that Berman was supposed to talk with police a couple of pretend alibi she allegedly gave the actual property inheritor following his spouse’s 1982 disappearance. (Kathie Durst has by no means been discovered and was presumed lifeless.)

Durst then went into hiding in Galveston, Texas, the place he disguised himself as a lady named Dorothy Ciner, NBC Information reported.

Durst additionally later killed and dismembered his neighbor, Morris Black, in September 2001 in Texas, however he was acquitted in courtroom on self-defense claims.

Nevertheless, the highlight on Durst was introduced again following a 2015 HBO Sequence, “The Jinx: The Life and Loss of life of Robert Durst,” the place he appeared to admit to the murders.

A microphone that Durst was sporting recording him within the rest room whispering to himself: “You are caught! What the hell did I do? Killed all of them, after all.”

Durst was arrested in New Orleans in 2015.

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