Redmond O’Neal‘s godmother completely revealed to RadarOnline.com that Farrah Fawcett‘s troubled son has “no grasp on actuality” behind bars.
For the previous yr, Redmond, 34, has been sitting in a Los Angeles County jail cell insisting that his godmother, Mela Murphy, put him in rehab.
Farrah and Ryan O’Neal‘s son doesn’t perceive the costs and attainable life sentence he’s going through as a consequence of his psychological well being considerably deteriorating, Murphy advised Radar.
“He’s been very scared and very confused,” Murphy stated. “At instances he says to me, ‘Why am I right here? Why can’t you’re taking me to rehab? Why can’t you get me out of right here and take me to Stockton hospital?’”
As Radar reported, Redmond has been charged with tried homicide and different felony prices in connection to a week-long crime spree in Los Angeles the place he allegedly attacked and critically injured no less than two individuals.
An emotional Murphy advised Radar she is worried Redmond may succumb to the voices in his head. She believes he’s not taking the right remedy to regulate his persistent psychological well being issues.
“He simply doesn’t have any grasp of actuality, what’s taking place and why he’s there,” stated Murphy. “It’s actually laborious and painful to see as a result of I’ve seen him when he’s lucid…and I keep in mind when he was only a candy boy who liked to play the drums.”
Redmond, who has been out and in of rehab and jail greater than a dozen of instances, is combating for his life as his lawyer, Nina Daly, continues to argue at a Los Angeles County Psychological Well being courtroom to ship the 34-year previous to a state facility for remedy earlier than he solutions to his prison prices. A choose has but to rule whether or not or not Redmond is competent to face trial.
Anna Kafka, one of many psychologist who reviewed Redmond’s information, stated Fawcett’s troubled son had “an upbringing rife with trauma and neglect, in addition to early onset of substance abuse.”
Murphy, who has identified Redmond since he was born, stated she watched as her beloved pal, Farrah, doted on her solely son and tried her finest to seek out the suitable college or behavioral facility that might assist him, to no avail.
Fawcett died of most cancers on June 25, 2009, whereas her troubled son was in a Los Angeles jail. Redmond heard about his mom’s demise from somebody behind bars, Murphy stated.
Now, Murphy advised Radar that Redmond continuously calls her and his father typically from jail making unusual calls for to get out. Throughout their visits, Murphy revealed Redmond “holds up his hand to the glass and tells me he needs to go away and go to rehab. It’s completely gut-wrenching.”
Murphy stated her instant objective is to get her godson again on his remedy. She visits him virtually each week in jail, and is a continuing presence within the courtroom even when Redmond is just not required to be current for his hearings.
June 25 will mark Fawcett’s 10-year demise anniversary.
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