Richard Barile is a person that is used in connection with George Jung, also known as Boston George. The two met when George moved from Boston to California, where Richard lived. Richard was working as a hairdresser on Manhattan Beach as well as working as a marijuana dealer. George Jung and Richard Barile connected in order to move soft drugs from California to the East Coast. George used a friend who was a stewardess as the way of smuggling the drugs back home to Boston. Eventually the two went to Mexico to find a cheaper way of buying the marijuana.