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Alex Murdaugh, Heir to a South Carolina Legal Dynasty, Indicted for the Alleged Murders of His Wife and Son

A disgraced South Carolina attorney has been indicted on two counts of murder and other charges in the deaths of his wife Maggie and his son Paul in Oct. 2021. The post Alex Murdaugh, Heir to a South Carolina Legal Dynasty, Indicted for the Alleged Murders of His Wife and Son first appeared on Law & Crime.

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One of South Carolina’s most infamous attorneys, Alex Murdaugh, has been indicted on charges of two counts of murder and two counts of weapons possession. Concurrently, charges have been filed for the deaths of his wife, Maggie Murdaugh; and his son, Paul Murdaugh.

It was announced Thursday morning by South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson and the state’s Law Enforcement Division Chief Mark Keel.

This story is still developing.

Take a look at the charges that have been brought against the defendants listed below.

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When Alex Murdaugh was indicted last week for the murders of his wife and son he was the heir apparent to a South Carolina legal family.

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