Latest Mollie Tibbetts News

Police: Human remains could be Iowa boy who vanished in May

Sep. 30, 2021 21:43 PM EDT

MONTEZUMA, Iowa (AP) — Investigators searching for an Iowa boy who vanished in May days before his 11th birthday said Thursday they have found human remains matching his description in a nearby cornfield. The remains were discovered by a farmer working in a field a few...

Man gets life sentence in 2018 killing of Mollie Tibbetts

Aug. 30, 2021 15:24 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A man was sentenced to life in prison without parole Monday in the abduction and killing of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, three years after she disappeared while out for an evening run. Judge Joel Yates' sentence for Cristhian Bahena...

Man sentenced to life in prison without parole in the 2018 stabbing death of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts

Aug. 30, 2021 14:52 PM EDT
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Man sentenced to life in prison without parole in the 2018 stabbing death of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts.

Judge denies new trial request in Mollie Tibbetts case

Aug. 02, 2021 18:02 PM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge on Monday rejected a convicted man's request for a new trial in the 2018 killing of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, whose body was found in a cornfield weeks after she disappeared while out for a run near her small hometown. ...

Judge denies convicted man’s request for a new trial in the killing of Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts

Aug. 02, 2021 17:18 PM EDT
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Judge denies convicted man’s request for a new trial in the killing of Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts.

Judge hears request for new trial in Mollie Tibbetts case

Jul. 27, 2021 19:01 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The lead investigator in the 2018 death of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts expressed confidence Tuesday that the right man was convicted, rejecting defense claims that her abduction could be tied to two other local men. Division of...