AG Koster obtains guilty plea in murder of gas station attendant

Jefferson City, Mo.  (August 1, 2016) –Attorney General Koster’s office obtained a guilty plea today from Cuda Dodd in Adair County Circuit Court for second degree murder and first degree robbery in the 2013 killing of Adrienne Arnett. Arnett was working overnight on October 8, 2013, at Abel’s Quik Stop near the intersection of Highway 36 and Shinn Lane outside Hannibal when the so-called “Hannibal 5,” consisting of Dodd, Amanda Lehenbauer, Michael Studer, Krystal Tresler, and Gary Wiltermood, robbed the store. At the plea hearing, Dodd, whose stepmother worked at the gas station, confessed he accompanied Studer to a...

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