KSP still looking for information regarding 2015 home invasion and murder investigation


GUTHRIE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Authorities are still in need of information on a Todd County home invasion and murder investigation from 2015.

According to Kentucky State Police (KSP), Post 2 in Madisonville was notified on June 28, 2015 of a deceased male found in a residence on Old Trenton Road in Guthrie.

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Around 8:19 a.m., Todd County Sheriff’s Office arrived on scene and requested the Kentucky State Police.  At close to 8:52 a.m., KSP units began to arrive on scene.

As detectives initiated their investigation, it was determined that while Mr. Amos Yoder and Mrs. Marjorie Yoder were sleeping, unknown perpetrators entered their residence at approximately 2:00 a.m., and demanded money. The Yoders were both bound and assaulted during the robbery. Mr. Yoder died as a result of his injuries. Mrs. Yoder was transported and treated for serious injuries sustained during the robbery. The perpetrators left the residence with an unknown amount of money.

If anyone has information about the investigation, please reach out to Detective Hunter Carroll at Kentucky State Police Post 2, 270-676-3313 or by Text a Tip via the Kentucky State Police App. Callers may remain Anonymous.