Cristie Schoen Codd Dead - Food Network Star Murdered at 38
Cristie Schoen Codd, a contestant on the eighth season of Food Network Star, was murdered last week while five months pregnant with her first child.
The 38-year-old TV chef’s husband Joseph Codd was murdered as well and authorities believe that they died on Thursday (March 12).
Family members reported the married couple missing on Sunday and the arrest in the case was made on Tuesday (March 17).
The couple’s neighbor Robert Jason Owens has been “charged with two counts of felony first degree murder, one felony count of breaking or entering, larceny after breaking and entering and free text felony,” according to the Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office.
“Our thoughts go out to Cristie‘s family and friends during this difficult time,” a Food Network spokesperson told Us Weekly.