Looking For The Todt Family
A weekly true crime podcast investigating the Todt family murders. How did a well-known family man wind up accused of murdering his wife, three children and dog and living with their bodies for weeks?
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We asked you to send us your questions about the case, and you sent us quite a few. Sten and Taylor talk about what we know, what we don't know, and how reporting on this story affected them.
After reporting on this story for more than a year, there is still a lot we don't know. We have been unable to speak with the only person who knows for sure what happened inside 202 Reserve Place, until now.
Episode 10 will be delayed until next week due to an unexpected development.
In the second half of the 27-page letter Tony Todt sent from jail to his estranged father, Todt describes what he found when he returned home the morning after his children were killed.
On June 19, 2020, Tony wrote a letter from jail to his father, Robert Todt. In 27 hand-written pages, he catches Robert up on his family's lives leading up to the murder, and describes the night they died in great detail. Tony also says he is...
We hear Tony's voice for the first time, in a series of phone calls from jail to his sister. Tony says he was not there the night of the murders, and places the blame on someone else.
The murders of the Todt family in the Disney-developed town of Celebration, Florida, impacted a community once founded on neighborly engagement. Some Celebration residents saw the tragedy as a wake-up call, a reminder that darkness may be present...
Almost 40 years before Tony Todt was charged with killing his wife and children, his father Robert Todt was convicted of hiring someone to kill his wife Loretta, Tony’s mother. Tony was just four years old and was home the night his mother...
Before he was arrested on murder charges, Tony Todt was a man deep in debt and in trouble with the law. A federal health care fraud investigation into his physical therapy practices found a brazen false claims scheme. Patients and employees of Tony...
Tony and Megan Todt were high school sweethearts. Tony was voted most likely to succeed by his classmates. Friends described Megan as a ray of sunshine. Yearbook photos, text messages and social media posts portrayed a perfect, happy loving couple.
Friends and family were not the only ones looking for Tony Todt. On January 13, 2020, federal agents went to the Todt family's home in Celebration, Fla., to arrest Tony on charges of healthcare fraud. When they entered the house, they made a...
A seemingly happy family from small town Connecticut goes missing. At first, relatives thought that the Todt family was sick with the flu. Then, when no one could reach them, people speculated that the Todts had "gone off the grid" on vacation or on...
Coming January 13, 2021: A weekly true crime podcast investigating the Todt family murders. How did a well-known family man wind up accused of murdering his wife, three children and dog and living with their bodies for weeks?
Anthony Todt, the Colchester physical therapist accused of killing his wife, three children and family dog, claims his wife gave their children drug-laced pie before she killed them — and then herself — and says he is "10,000%...
The state of Florida will seek the death penalty against Anthony Todt in connection with the deaths of his wife and three children, the 9th Judicial District State’s Attorney Aramis Ayala announced Tuesday.
The charges filed against Anthony Todt, who police say confessed earlier this month to killing his wife, children and family dog, were reduced Wednesday from first-degree premeditated murder to second-degree murder, according to court records.
The week before Christmas, Tony Todt told his wife Megan's aunt not to worry if she didn't hear from the family for a bit – the couple and their children were going on vacation and wouldn't be reachable, he said.
The bodies of the Todt family were found wrapped in blankets and decomposing in a second-floor bedroom in the home the family rented, according to reports released Friday by the Osceola County Sheriff's Office.
A hearing on whether the warrant for Anthony Todt, a Colchester physical therapist who has confessed last week to killing his family and their dog in Celebration, Fla., should be made public is scheduled for Friday, according to an Osceola County...
As residents of Colchester struggle to understand the murders of the Todt family in Florida last week, employees of Family Physical Therapy are planning to hold a candlelight vigil on the town green for the much-loved family.
The staff at Safe Futures, which provides services to domestic violence victims in 21 southeastern Connecticut towns, is reeling from the news of yet another domestic violence homicide in the region over the past weekend.
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