Robert Durst reveals he was ‘on meth the whole time’ during HBO’s ‘The Jinx’

Robert Durst revealed to Los Angeles prosecutors in an interview last year that he was high on methamphetamines during HBO’s true crime doc series The Jinx, according to the Los Angeles Times.

“I was on meth, I was on meth the whole time,” said Durst, 72, according to a transcript obtained by The Times. “And, when I looked at the little pieces of it… it should have been obvious.”

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The New York real estate heir made the confession during a three-hour interview to prosecutors after his arrest on March 14, 2015, when a .38-caliber revolver was found in his New Orleans, Louisiana, hotel. On Friday, a transcript of the interview from a New Orleans jail was filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court, during which he acknowledged that “I was swooped, speeding.”

**RETRANSMITTED FOR ALTERNATE CROP** Multi-millionaire murder defendant Robert Durst, right, is congratulated by one of his attorneys, Mike Ramsey, left, after receiving a verdict of not guilty Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2003, in Galveston, Texas. The cross-dressing son of a New York City real estate tycoon was accused of murder for killing a neighbor at a low-rent Galveston apartment house where they both lived, then dismembering the victim and throwing the body parts into Galveston Bay. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

Fugitive murder suspect Robert Durst, the estranged scion of one of New York’s wealthiest real estate families, is shown in a police booking photo Friday, Nov. 30, 2001, in Hanover Township in Bath, Pa. Durst was arrested Friday after shoplifting Band-Aids and a sandwich at a supermarket near Route 22, an east-west highway that leads to New York. Durst, who was suspected in his wife’s disappearance 19 years ago, became a fugitive after being charged in October with murdering his 71-year-old neighbor, whose dismembered body parts were found dumped in Galveston Bay in Galveston, Texas. (AP Photo/Colonial Regional Police)

New York real estate heir Robert Durst, center, is escorted by Northampton County Deputy Sheriff’s Dave Falco, rear left, and Keith Border, center rear, as they walk towards a Northampton County Courtroom before a hearing advising Durst of his rights under extradtion laws Monday, Dec. 3, 2001, in Easton, Pa. Durst, on a suicide watch at the Northampton County prison where he awaits extradition to Texas on charges he dismembered an elderly neighbor, is to be evaluated by a psychiatrist Wednesday, his lawyer said Monday. Durst’s attorney, John Waldron, is seen at right. (AP Photo/Robert Fish)

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According to the Times, Durst also told prosecutors that he refused a sit-down with TV journalist Connie Chung because he thought her interview with Mike Tyson put him in a positive light when it shouldn’t have. “I never felt like that,” Durst said. “I never felt that I was really a good guy.”

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Durst also called himself “the worst fugitive the world has ever met.”

HBO’s The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst investigated the 2000 killing of Durst’s friend, Susan Berman, and the disappearance of his first wife, Kathie Durst, in 1982. Durst pleaded not guilty in November. During The Jinx finale last year, Durst was heard saying to himself in a bathroom, “What the hell did I do? Killed them all, of course.”

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