Reports: Disgraced attorney Alex Murdaugh to be charged for the murder of his wife and son

… FOR ALEX MURDAUG… H THE ONCE … WELL- RESPECTED SOUTH CAROLINA ATTORNEY. JUNE 7TH…2021. ALEX MURDAUGH DISCOVE RS HIS WIFE MAGGIE AND SON PAUL – SHOT DEAD – AT HIS COLLETON COUNTY HUNTING LODGE. <> “I NEED THE POLICE AND AMBULANCE IMMEDIATELY. MY WIFE AND SON HAVE BEEN SHOT BAY!” DL THE SOUTH CAROLINA LAW ENFORCEMENT DIVISIONS I CALLED – TO LOOK INTO THEIR DEATHS. JUNE 23RD. .. BASED ON INFORMATION GATHERED IN THE MURDER INVESTIGATION – SLED ANNOUNCEITS S LOOKING INTO THE 2015 DEATH OF STEPHEN SMITH. .. THAT VEDELOPMENT- A HUGE RELIEF TO STEPHEN’S MOTHER – WHO NEVER BELIEVED THE STORY – POLICE HAD TOLD HER. SOT: STEPHEN’S MOM>: “THEY SAID HE WAS SHOT IN THE HEAD,” SAID SANDY SMITH. “THEN IT TURNED TO, IT WAS A HIT AND RUN AND THEN HE WAS BEAT UP. SO THE STORY JUST KEPT CHANGING.” FAST FORWARD TO SEPTEMBER 2…THE PMPED LAW FIRM LNCHEAUS AN INVESTIGATION INTO ALEX MURDAUGH – OVER CONCERNS HE HAD BEEN TAKING MONEY FROM THE FIRM AND CLIENTS – FOR PERSONAL USE. MURDAU GH RESIGNS FROM THE FIRM – THE NEXT D. AY SEPTEMBER 4TH.- .. MURDAUGH IS SHOT IN THE HEAD ON A QUIET HAMPTON COUNTY ROAD. <> : “THEY SHOT ME.” “OK. YOU NEED EMS?” “UH, WELL. I MEAN YES. I CAN’T DRIVE.” “OK.” “I HAVE TROUBLE SEEING AND I’M BLEEDING A LOT .” 10 DAYS LATER…ON SEPTEMBER 14 – CURTIS EDWARD SMITH IS ARRESTED IN CONNECTION TO THE ASSISTED SUICIDE SHOOTINGF O MURDAUGH. MURDAUGH ADMITS THE SCHEME WAS SET UP SO HIS SURVIVING SON BUSTER COU LD COLLECT A 10 MILLION DOLLAR LIFE INSURANCE POLICY. THE NEXT DAY… – MURDAUGH IS NAMED THE CHIEF DEFENDANT IN A WRONGFUL DEATH LAWSUIT – FILED BY THE SONS OF LONGTIME MURDAH UG HOUSEKEEPER AND NANNY – GLORIA SATTERFIELD. LE SD SIMULTANEOUSLY ANNOUNCES ITS OPENING A CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION IN STOATTERFIELD’S 2018 DEAT H. OCTOBER 4… THE LAW FIRM REPRESENTING THE ESTATE OF SATTERFIELD ANNOUNCES A SETTLEMENT HAS BEEN REACHED. AND…JUST DAYS AGO…ON JUNE 3RD – AN ATTORNEY REPRESENTING THE SATTERFIELD FAMILY – CONFIRMS THE SOUTH CAROLINA LAW ENFORCEME NT DIVISION PLANS TO EXHUME GLORIA SATTERFIELDS BODY AS PART OF THEIR INVESTIGATION INTO HER DEAH T. THAT WAS OUR BROOKE BUTLER REPORTING. THERE ARE *SO MANY LAYERS TO THE MURDAUGH FAMI LY MYSTERY. YOU CAN TRACK *EVERY – *DEVELOPMENT ..

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Reports: Disgraced attorney Alex Murdaugh to be charged for the murder of his wife and son

More than a year after the bodies of Maggie Murdaugh and her son Paul were discovered on the prominent Lowcountry family’s property in Colleton County, South Carolina, charges in the double homicide may be filed as soon as this week.On Tuesday, multiple reports indicated that disgraced attorney Alex Murdaugh would be charged this week in the murder of his wife and son.Video above: Murdaugh murders investigation: 1 year later A report from the Post & Courier said family members were notified by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division, as a courtesy, Tuesday morning. Alex Murdaugh told authorities from the onset he discovered the bodies of his wife and son after they were shot to death the night of June 7, 2021. In the months that followed, SLED said it found evidence of other crimes surrounding the Murdaugh family.Murdaugh was eventually charged with dozens of fraud-related crimes after allegations he stole millions of dollars from his clients and from the family of the former Murdaugh housekeeper, Gloria Satterfield, who died after a fall at the Murdaugh home. This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

More than a year after the bodies of Maggie Murdaugh and her son Paul were discovered on the prominent Lowcountry family’s property in Colleton County, South Carolina, charges in the double homicide may be filed as soon as this week.

On Tuesday, multiple reports indicated that disgraced attorney Alex Murdaugh would be charged this week in the murder of his wife and son.

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Video above: Murdaugh murders investigation: 1 year later

A report from the Post & Courier said family members were notified by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division, as a courtesy, Tuesday morning.

Alex Murdaugh told authorities from the onset he discovered the bodies of his wife and son after they were shot to death the night of June 7, 2021.

In the months that followed, SLED said it found evidence of other crimes surrounding the Murdaugh family.

Murdaugh was eventually charged with dozens of fraud-related crimes after allegations he stole millions of dollars from his clients and from the family of the former Murdaugh housekeeper, Gloria Satterfield, who died after a fall at the Murdaugh home.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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