Real estate scion and alleged murderer Robert Durst
“kills witnesses,” a Los Angeles prosecutor said Friday.
“When pushed into a corner, he murders people,” deputy district attorney John Lewin
told a Los Angeles Superior Court judge.
Durst, 73, is charged in the December 2000 shooting death of his close friend Susan Berman
. Prosecutors believe Durst killed her because she knew too much about the 1982 disappearance of Durst’s first wife, Kathleen, whose body has never been found. He has pleaded not guilty to one count of first-degree murder.
At the hearing, Lewin asked Judge Mark Windham
to allow the early testimony of