Curtis Edward Smith is a 61-years old man who has been arrested and charged with assisted suicide in the Sep 4 shooting of lawyer Alex Murdaugh, which Murdaugh survived.
Curtis Edward Smith has been charged in connection with the shooting of Alex Murdaugh in Hampton Country earlier this month.
Agents with the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) arrested Curtis Edward Smith of Colleton Country, on Tuesday, September 14. The Hampton Country Sheriff’s Office requested the SLED inquiry.
Who Is Curtis Edward Smith?
Curtis Edward Smith is a man who has been accused of assisting suicide, high-level aggravated assault and violence, pointing and displaying a handgun, insurance fraud, and conspiracy to conduct insurance fraud.
In like manner, he has also been charged with methamphetamine distribution and marijuana possession, according to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division’s announcement on Tuesday.
A South Carolina man has been arrested on charges of "assisted suicide" and fraud in the shooting of lawyer Alex Murdaugh earlier this month, authorities say. https://t.co/ruuqg57v0V
— NBC News (@NBCNews) September 15, 2021
Arrest Update In Alex Murdaugh Case
Earlier, this month, Alex Murdaugh was shot in the head in which he survived. He is the scion of a strong legal dynasty and a partner in the company formed by his great grandfather, Peters, Murdaugh, Parker, Eltzroth, Detrick.
Following that, in connection with the shooting of attorney Alex, Curtis Edward was charged with aided suicide and insurance fraud. Although authorities have not revealed how Curtis Edward Smith and Alex Murdaugh met, Murdaugh has previously acknowledged having a drug problem.
Only, there months before, Murdaugh’s wife and his adult son were found fatally murdered on the family’s property in rural Islandton on June 7.
Alex Murdaugh’s life seems to have spun out of control while the double killing remained unsolved. However, Smith’s arrest and accusations are the latest twists in a tale that has previously involved a double murder, drug addiction, and embezzlement claims.
Furthermore, on Tuesday 14th of September 2021, Smith was arrested and put into the Colleton Country Detention Center. The Attorney General’s Office will prosecute the matter.
Curtis Edward Smith Age & Wikipedia
Curtis Edward’s current age is 61 years old. There isn’t much information regarding him in the media.
In the recent shooting of lawyer Alex Murdaugh, he has been in the spotlight on allegations of aided suicide and fraud.