An All New “20/20” Investigates the Murder of Katrina Smith

On an all-new 20/20, they investigate the murder of Katrina Smith. The program will feature exclusive interviews with the ex-wife and daughter of the man at the center of the case.

What’s Happening:

  • When Katrina Smith, a beloved wife and stepmother, failed to show up for work, her husband, Todd Smith, immediately alerted the authorities.
  • As days passed with no sign of Katrina, Todd repeatedly appeared on local television begging for the safe return of his wife.
  • When her body was found nearly three weeks later, the community’s worst fears were confirmed. But who would want to hurt Katrina Smith?
  • In a new 20/20, with reporting by Nightline co-anchor Juju Chang, investigators dig into the crime and uncover a sordid tale of infidelity, a crumbling marriage and a husband’s alarming past.
  • The two-hour episode features exclusive interviews with Teresa, Todd Smith’s ex-wife, and Paige, Todd’s daughter.
  • The program also includes interviews with Joseph Pederson, a former U.S. attorney; Larry Schultz, a former arson investigator; and the off-duty firefighter who discovered Katrina’s body.
  • Additionally, 20/20 features never-before-seen photos from Todd’s past.
  • 20/20 airs Friday, Oct. 20 (9:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC, next day on Hulu .
  • ABC News’ 20/20 is an award-winning primetime program anchored by David Muir and Deborah Roberts.
  • A proven leader as a long-form newsmagazine for over 45 years, 20/20 features unforgettable, character-driven true-crime mysteries, exclusive newsmaker interviews, hard-hitting investigative reports and in-depth coverage of high-profile stories.
  • Janice Johnston is the executive producer.
  • The two-hour 20/20 events air Fridays from 9:01-11:00 p.m. EDT on ABC and are available to stream on ABC News digital platforms and Hulu.

Tricia Kennedy
As a huge Disney fan Tricia enjoys having Walt Disney World basically in her backyard. When she's not at the theme parks she is either playing drums or with her dog Yoda. She is a lifelong Star Wars fan and has ridden Star Tours over 270 times.