Manhattan Man Linked To Philip Seymour Hoffman Pleads Guilty To Heroin Possession, Will Avoid PrisonRobert Vineberg pleaded guilty in Manhattan Supreme Court on Thursday to a low-level heroin possession charge.
Man Arrested Amid Investigation Into Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death Loses Bid For Drug CourtA Manhattan judge turned down Robert Vineberg's request Wednesday that would put the case in the hands of a drug court that emphasizes treatment instead of punishment.
Suspected Philip Seymour Hoffman Heroin Dealer Seeks Treatment For AddictionRobert Vineberg, 57, has been charged with felony possession of heroin with intent to sell. His attorney said Vineberg was a ten bag a day heroin addict, a friend of the Oscar-winning actor and not his drug dealer.
Attorney: Philip Seymour Hoffman's Alleged Heroin Dealer Kept Stash Only For HimselfRobert Vineberg is charged with possessing heroin with the intent to sell. The 57-year-old was arrested as police followed leads after Hoffman's Feb. 2 death in an apparent heroin overdose.
Family, Friends Mourn Philip Seymour Hoffman At Upper East Side FuneralThe coffin holding Hoffman's body was brought out of the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola by pallbearers and put it a hearse, and family and guests began to stream out Friday afternoon.
Family, Friends Begin To Say Goodbyes To Philip Seymour HoffmanTwo of the three suspects arrested amid the investigation into Philip Seymour Hoffman's death have been released from jail.