Episode 71 – Katrina Smith

In October 2012 Katrina and Todd Smith marked their 7th wedding anniversary. A joyful occasion, that within less than 24 hours would become a distant memory.

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“Five Key Moments of the Todd Smith First-Degree Murder Trial” Journal Standard, Jan. 20, 2017.


“Katrina Smith – obituary” Rockford Register Star, Nov. 15, 2012.


“Illinois woman stalked, murdered in midst of affair, separation” True Crime Daily, May 9, 2017.


“Update: Todd Smith sentenced to 59 years in prison” 23WIFR News, April 4, 2017.


“Circumstantial Evidence Could Prove Todd Smith is Guilty of Wife’s Murder, Judge Says” 23WIFR News, Apr 18, 2016.


“New Details Emerge in Katrina Smith’s Death” 23WIFR News, Feb. 1 2016.


“More Murder Charges Filed Against Todd Smith” 23WIFR News, May 14, 2014.


“‘We want justice:’ Siblings talk post-search about Katrina Smith” Rockford Register Star, Nov 13, 2012.


“Witnesses: Katrina Smith of Machesney Park was Considering Divorce Before She Was Killed” Journal Standard, Feb 1 2016.


“Federal fraud case on hold for Machesney Park man pending appeal in wife’s murder” Journal Standard, Feb 17, 2019.