Real estate heir Robert Durst -- subject of HBO's 'The Jinx' -- arrested in New Orleans: report
Robert Durst (AFP)

It was reported on Sunday that the real estate heir Robert Durst had been arrested in New Orleans. Durst was arrested late on Saturday night on an out-of-state extradition warrant, according to NBC News.


Now 71, Durst was famously found not guilty, by reason of self-defence, in the 2001 murder of a neighbour, Morris Black, who was found dismembered in a bay in Galveston, Texas.

He is suspected in the murders of his first wife, Kathie Durst, and Susan Berman. A current documentary series, The Jinx, examines Durst’s life, focusing renewed attention the murders.