(NEW YORK) — In a surprise move, a Mexican national charged with murdering Mollie Tibbetts testified Wednesday -- and claimed two masked and armed men kidnapped him from his home, forced him to drive to where the 20-year-old University of Iowa student was jogging,... Read More.
(IOWA CITY, Iowa) -- Lawyers for Cristhian Bahena Rivera, who is charged with murder in the 2018 slaying of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, began presenting a defense on Tuesday, telling a jury that investigators were under intense pressure to solve the missing... Read More.
(BROOKLYN, Iowa) -- A law enforcement investigator testified on Thursday that it was only by chance that he scored the biggest break in the 2018 disappearance and slaying of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts. Poweshiek County, Iowa, sheriff's deputy Steve Kivi testified that he... Read More.
(SCOTT COUNTY, Iowa) -- The trial in a murder case that rocked the American Heartland began on Wednesday with a prosecutor telling an Iowa jury that the evidence will show that farmworker Cristhian Bahena Rivera, a Mexican national, abducted University of Iowa student Mollie... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — The murder trial of a Mexican farmworker accused of fatally stabbing 20-year-old University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, who was attacked while out for an evening jog in 2018, began on Monday with jury selection. Cristhian Bahena Rivera, 26, is charged with... Read More.