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This photo provided by Hampton County Detention Center shows Alex Murdaugh, who surrendered Sept. 16, 2021, to face insurance fraud and other charges after state police said he arranged to have himself shot in the head so that his son would get a $10 million life insurance payout. The shooter only grazed him. (Hampton County Detention Center via AP)
This photo provided by Hampton County Detention Center shows Alex Murdaugh, who surrendered Sept. 16, 2021, to face insurance fraud and other charges after state police said he arranged to have himself shot in the head so that his son would get a $10 million life insurance payout. The shooter only grazed him. (Hampton County Detention Center via AP)

Lawyer surrenders to face charges in $10M life insurance fraud (access required)

Lawyer Alex Murdaugh surrendered after police said he arranged to have himself shot in the head so that his son would get a $10 million life insurance payout.