Family members of the Lowcountry son and mother who were gunned down are speaking out for the first time.
Officials are learning more details about the double murder mystery in the Lowcountry, where a mother and son from a prominent family were found dead. Police revealed it was the father who discovered them, and called 911.
On Wednesday afternoon, SLED announced that they set up a tip line for information about the double murder of Maggie and Paul Murdaugh. Maggie was Paul’s mother and the wife of prominent Lowcountry attorney Alex Murdaugh.
Investigators are asking more questions about the double murder that happened in the Lowcountry, leaving a mother and son from a prominent family dead. Law enforcement agencies are now examining whether the son was the intended target.
A mother and son from a prominent legal family were shot multiple times before they died. Colleton County Coroner Richard Harvey told The Island Packet Monday that both Paul Murdaugh and his mother Maggie were shot multiple times June 7 before they died.
Authorities say a mother and son from a prominent South Carolina legal family have been shot and killed on their family’s land. Deputies say they found the two victims dead on the family’s property near Islandton on Monday night.