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Robert Mike Yoder  Unsolved homicide

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  • Case number: 52
  • Nickname or alias: Mike
  • Incident location: 16088 Wolfe Road Perry Township
    Laurelville, Ohio - Hocking County
  • Incident date: 4/11/2010
  • Homicide date: 4/11/2010
  • Date of birth: 1/13/1954
  • Gender: Male
  • Race/Ethnicity: White
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 284
  • Hair color: Brown
  • Eye color: Blue
  • Law enforcement agency: Hocking County Sheriff's Office


On April 11, 2010, Robert "Mike" Yoder was found dead outside his home located on Wolfe Road, Perry Township, Hocking County, Ohio. Mike died of blunt force trauma to the head and was ruled a homicide. Detectives were able to determine that Mike's death occured between the hours of 10:00 and 11:00 a.m. The motive for this crime was believed to be burglary and theft from the victim's residence. Anyone with information about this murder is encouraged to leave a tip or contact the Hocking County Sheriff's Office. A $5,000.00 reward is available for information that leads to the conviction of the individual(s) that committed this homicide.


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