The agency alleges Murdaugh “developed a scientific scheme through which he diverted funds owed to the agency and to shoppers to a fictitious entity” for a few years.
The agency’s lawsuit, filed in early October, is looking for damages “for the prices of this motion” and discovery to search out out the place cash Murdaugh allegedly stole from the agency went.
He’s additionally dealing with a number of lawsuits in civil courtroom, together with the one from his former agency.
Murdaugh has since been charged with insurance coverage fraud, conspiracy to commit insurance coverage fraud, and submitting a false police report.
The capturing adopted the June deaths of Murdaugh’s spouse, Margaret, and son, Paul, who have been fatally shot outdoors their residence in Islandton, South Carolina. The case stays unsolved. Murdaugh has denied duty within the killings.
CNN has repeatedly contacted Murdaugh’s attorneys for touch upon the newest courtroom filings however has not heard again.