The police report into beleaguered widower Alex Murdaugh's roadside shooting was inaccurate — he had "an entry and exit wound, a skull fracture, and minor brain bleeding in two places," his lawyer said.
The day after Curtis "Fast Eddie" Smith was released from jail, he shared his version of the events that led to Alex Murdaugh's shooting, saying that he has been set up as the "fall guy" by the disgraced attorney.
Alex Murdaugh, the South Carolina legal scion, arrived at the Hampton County Law Enforcement Center and is charged with insurance fraud, conspiracy to commit insurance fraud and filing a false police report.
For months, Alex Murdaugh has been a central figure in a double murder case after he reported his wife and son had been shot to death on their property. And the story continues to grow more complicated.
Alex Murdaugh, whose wife and son were both found shot to death in June, has now been prohibited from working with the 14th Circuit Solicitor’s Office. The news comes after reports that he embezzled from the family's private law firm.
Ghislaine Maxwell, the jailed socialite accused of playing a central role in Jeffrey Epstein's sex trafficking ring, had requested prosecutors hand over the two names to avoid an ambush in the courtroom.