Agents with the
The charges stem from a SLED investigation into misappropriated settlement funds in the death of
The Murdaugh family told Satterfield's sons their mother tripped over the family dog and died weeks later from her lingering injuries. The death was never reported to the
Yet, Murdaugh managed to secure more than
Attorneys for the Satterfield family released documents earlier this month which they say can prove
Murdaugh is being held at the
The deaths of Murdaugh's son and wife at their
State police have six investigations into Murdaugh, including the deaths and September charges against Murdaugh on insurance fraud and other counts for trying to arrange his own death so his surviving son could collect on a
Murdaugh said his head was grazed by a bullet in the attempt. The man charged with firing at Murdaugh said the gun went off as he tried to prevent his friend from shooting himself.
The Thursday arrest is just another step in the long process for justice in all of the investigations,
"As I have said previously, we are committed to following the facts wherever they may lead us and we will not stop until justice is served," Keel said.