Alex Murdaugh Has Been Charged With The Murders Of His Wife And Son
Murdaugh Murders’ Saga: Inside The Video That Shredded Alex Murdaugh’s AlibiSo I’ll be the first to admit it … that headline is a bit of a tease. I certainly wish I was able to publish (in its entirety) the short, cell phone video that shredded the alibi of Alex Murdaugh, the man currently at the epicenter of South Carolina’s ‘Trial of the Century.
The video – obtained by this news outlet on Monday – is very much as it has been described in previous stories here and in other media outlets (but not quite as it has been described by Murdaugh’s lead attorney, state senator Dick Harpootlian).
Why aren’t we publishing the clip – and letting viewers decide for themselves?Because our sources were adamant this video not be released until jurors in Murdaugh’s case.
who will be selected and seated later today – had the opportunity to view it for themselves after it was admitted as evidence.I respect that prohibition … and am gladly abiding by it.
I have, however, been cleared to post a still image from the clip (above) – and to describe the contents of the video while discussing its significance to the ongoing trial.
alex murdaugh kennel video
A disbarred attorney who hailed from one of the most powerful families in the Palmetto State, Murdaugh stands accused of savagely murdering two of his family members nineteen months ago in Colleton County.
This graphic, true crime component of a multi-faceted, multi-layered Southern Gothic saga has captured audiences from across the nation – and around the world.
Sometime after 8:44 p.m. EDT on June 7, 2021, state prosecutors say Murdaugh brutally dispatched his wife, 52-year-old Maggie Murdaugh, and their younger son, 22-year-old Paul Murdaugh, near the dog kennels on the family’s 1,700-acre hunting property – known locally as Moselle.
Alex Murdaugh Has Been Charged With The Murders Of His Wife And SonThe murder charges are the latest shocking twist in the sordid and tragic downfall of a wealthy and powerful South Carolina family.