Father who killed his wife and three kids in their Disney town home stabbed them repeatedly in the stomach and tried to kill himself with Benadryl two weeks later when police arrived to arrest him
- Anthony Todt, killed wife Megan, children Alek, Tyler and Zoe, and dog at home in Celebration
- Autopsy report reveals he stabbed his wife and two sons, aged 13 and 11
- It remains unclear how he killed four-year-old daughter Zoe or the family dog
- Afterwards, he lived with the bodies for at least two weeks
- On the day police went to interview him, he had taken Benadryl in an attempt to kill himself
- It’s unclear if he knew the officers were on their way to get him
The father who killed his wife, three children and his dog in their Disney town home in Florida stabbed some of them in the stomach repeatedly before trying to take his own life with Benadryl.
Anthony Todt, killed wife Megan, children Alek, Tyler and Zoe, and dog Breezy at home in Celebration – a gated community designed and developed by Disney.
He then lived with their bodies for at least two weeks before he was arrested at gunpoint.
Police are yet to pinpoint his motive for the killings but he was drowning in debt in both his home and business.
Anthony Todt, killed wife Megan, children Alek, Tyler and Zoe, and dog Breezy at home in Celebration – a gated community designed and developed by Disney. He stabbed his wife and the boys repeatedly in the stomach. It is not known how he killed his daughter or his dog
Now it has emerged that he killed some of the victims by stabbing them repeatedly in the stomach.
How he murdered the youngest child – four-year-old Zoe.
His wife, Megan, 42, and sons, Aleksander 13 and Tyler, 11, had multiple stab wounds in their abdomen, according to an autopsy report obtained by WTNH.
When police arrested him on January 13, Todt was shaking and barely able to stand. He had taken Benadryl in an attempt to kill himself. It was two weeks after he is believed to have killed his relatives
When police eventually arrived at his home in the town of Celebration, Florida, he told them that his wife was sleeping.
It later emerged that he tried to end his own life by overdosing on Benadryl after the murders.
It left him unable to stand and shaking, according to his arrest affidavit which was also reported by Click Orlando on Thursday.
Police had pushed for the affidavit to remain under seal.
The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office would not release the full report on Thursday when contacted by DailyMail.com, saying it was still being redacted.
It remains unknown exactly when Todt committed the murders.
Todt is in police custody. Many of the details of the crimes remain unknown.
He witnessed his a hitman trying to murder his mother, at the request of his father, 40 years ago.
Police first visited the family home on December 29 after a relative called, saying they were concerned after being told they had the flu. Police have suggested he was replying to texts, telling people that the family was unwell.
It is not known if he was doing so as himself or if he was pretending to be his wife and using her phone.
The house in Celebration, Florida, where the bodies were discovered more than two weeks after the murders