Alex has yet to enter a plea and is still fighting for his innocence even though all the evidence points to him as the murderer. .
Paul, Buster’s younger brother, was shot multiple times in the back while his mother, Maggie, was shot multiple times in the chest and head.
26-year-old Buster took the witness stand on the morning of February 28th, Tuesday, to share his account. He appeared in court while sporting a white button-down shirt and a black blazer. .
The accused first-degree murderer’s son, Buster, supported his father and stood up for him. He began to cry as he recalled the horrifying scene of his mother and brother lying lifeless on the floor that same evening, covered in blood. .
Buster was observed repressing his feelings and making an effort not to cry. He mentioned that on June 27, 2021, his father had called to inform him of the brutal killings of his mother Maggie and brother Paul. .
Before delivering the terrible news, Buster’s father asked if he was sitting down, according to Buster.
Buster claimed that Alex’s phone call to his father sounded very distressed and sad in order to elicit sympathy from the jury. .
Buster hurried to his parents’ home, the scene of the alleged killings. His long-term partner Brooklynn White was with him. .
Buster recalled that when he arrived at the murder scene, his father was sobbing uncontrollably and appeared to be in great distress. .
After he arrived, they called emergency, and the case was sent for investigation. His father couldn’t help but embrace him and cry. .
Many questions were posed to Buster, who responded to them all in a cool, collected manner. Throughout his testimony, he was repeatedly seen getting emotional. .
The only surviving child of alleged murderer Alex Murdaugh is named Buster. At least one more week is anticipated for Alex’s trial. .
Buster endured horrifying testimony about how his mother and brother died while spending weeks sitting in the courtroom in support of his father. .
He has seen the State make an effort to persuade the jury that his father is responsible for those heinous murders. .
No matter what anyone thinks about the guilt or innocence of Alex Murdaugh, the tragedy and trial have had a negative effect on his son.