Alex Murdaugh Filmed by His Son Hours Prior to Murder
February 2, 2023
A video of disgraced lawyer Alex Murdaugh trying to plant a tree on his South Carolina estate was played during his murder trial. Authorities say his son Paul filmed the video more than an hour before he and his mom Maggie were murdered. The video places his father at the crime scene of the murders. The new video comes as a possible motive for the slayings was introduced. An accountant for Murdaugh's law firm testified that on the day of the killings, she confronted him about missing funds.