Daniel Silva’s lawyer spoke out for the primary time for the reason that Ink Grasp alum was arrested in reference to the loss of life of YouTuber Corey La Barrie.
“It is a horrible tragedy and our hearts exit to Corey’s household and mates,” Mike Cavalluzzi instructed TMZ on Friday, Could 22. “We’re reviewing the entire proof and can reserve remark for a later time. For now, it’s most necessary that everybody concerned is given time and house to grieve.”
La Barrie died on the age of 25 on Could 10 in a automotive crash within the Valley Village space of California. Los Angeles Police Division officer Tony Im instructed Us Weekly that Silva, 26, was driving the car and “ran right into a cease signal and a tree” after attending La Barrie’s celebration.
The LAPD mentioned in a press launch on Could 11 that the tattoo artist “exited the car and tried to depart the scene however was stopped by residents who got here to render support.” Authorities didn’t conduct a sobriety take a look at on Silva as he was rushed to a neighborhood hospital with accidents shortly after the accident.
Silva was arrested for homicide in a while Could 10 and booked the next afternoon. He pleaded not responsible on Wednesday, Could 20, and has a preliminary listening to set for June 30. If convicted, Silva faces a most sentence of 15 years to life in state jail.
La Barrie’s mom, Lisa Harrison Burton, paid tribute to her late son by way of Instagram earlier this month, writing, “My coronary heart breaks proper now, on my sons 25 birthday right now he was very drunk and received right into a automotive with a drunk diver. The accident killed him immediately. No phrases can describe the unhappiness I really feel in loosening [sic] a baby. It simply feels so unreal and I’m overwhelmed with grief. I like you a lot Corey and can miss you so a lot. It’s simply so unfair.”
The late web character’s brother, Jarrad La Barrie, additionally took to the social media platform to share the information.
“This isn’t one thing i believed i might ever have to take a seat right here and kind out for a really very long time or what i wanna do proper now however everybody deserves to know, my brother Corey handed away final night time in a automotive accident together with his drunk buddy driving,” Jarrad wrote. “That is the toughest factor I’ve ever needed to do i dont how I’m suppose to do that with out you i miss you a lot already this isn’t truthful thanks for at all times being the perfect large brother i may ask for i like you so f–king a lot life’s by no means gonna be the identical with out you R.I.P P.S say hello to grandad and grandma for me i like you.”
Corey had greater than 350,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel, which he began in January 2014.