Transcript for Witnesses Fail to Appear in Court in Durst Case
Now, to millionaire murder suspect Robert durst tonight. That unforgettable image. Durst smiling for the cameras as he left the courtroom in new Orleans. Durt back in court today. He showed up, but the FBI witnesses his team had subpoenaed did not. ABC's Matt Gutman is there. Reporter: As Robert durst was bundled out of court, his defense team on the offense. It sounds like to me they're trying to hide the ball. Reporter: The millionaire's attorneys claim two FBI agents and a state trooper as witnesses. But the three never showed up. The defense saying the agents only got a search warrant for durst's Marriott hotel room after they found his gun and marijuana. The judge saying the FBI agents could be held in contempt of court for their failure to appear. The millionaire has been investigated in three deaths. As seen on "The jinx," which concluded with this apparent confession. Killed them all, of course. His arrest was the based on that program. Not on evidence. Reporter: Part of that film also based on the investigation by former west Chester D.A. Jeanine Pirro into the disappearance of durst's first wife. Son of a . Reporter: Deguerin also wanted her to testify, but she, too, was a no-show. Matt Gutman, ABC news, new Orleans.
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