The man accused of driving into Katherine Rigby’s bike on Father’s Day, killing the single mom in front of her son, stood in front of a judge Wednesday morning with his back slightly hunched over, and occasionally relied on an inhaler for oxygen.
Robert Barbieri’s defense attorney Jason Weiss said Barbieri is a disabled man who is very ill and has chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He should be released, Weiss said, on house arrest so he can be properly taken care of.
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