Stephen Smith's Loss of life: What We Know And How The Murdaughs Are Linked

In 2016, Stephen Smith’s grieving mom, Sandy, despatched a letter to the FBI pleading for his or her help in fixing the homicide of her son, Stephen. Within the four-page letter obtained by FITSNews, Smith makes some stunning claims about what might have occurred to her son. Smith makes it clear that she believes the Murdaugh household could have been concerned in her son’s loss of life — and he or she has results in clarify her place. 

A very damning part of the letter learn: “The primary name my household acquired after the homicide was from authorities notifying us of Stephen’s loss of life. The second got here in a short time the identical morning from solicitor Randolph Murdaugh. In reality, he referred to as my ex-husband’s cellular phone as we waited within the police station for a constructive identification. He mentioned he heard of the case and was fascinated with working professional bono as a liaison between the household and investigators. Stephen’s father accepted the provide, though we have been uncertain why Mr. Murdaugh wished to assist us. We additionally weren’t certain how he discovered so rapidly — even earlier than it was confirmed to be our son.” 

Why would Alex Murdaugh’s brother Randy provide to take the case pro-bono, along with figuring out about Stephen’s loss of life earlier than it went public? Sandy Smith goes on to say that her different kids got details about Stephen’s loss of life. Stephen’s brother was allegedly approached by a stranger who witnessed Stephen’s homicide and claimed Buster Murdaugh was accountable. Stephen’s sister was allegedly instructed that Randolph Murdaugh’s nephews (which would come with Buster) have been accountable.