Miising Iowa Student is the situation when one of the Iowa students named Mollie Tibbetts disappeared while jogging, come to the scary end Tuesday when a man guided investigators to he body in the cornfield. When the body found still yet to confirm is Tibbetts,the authorities arrested a person named Cristhian Bahena Rivera, on the first degree murder charges. As there was a body found, it mean that it erased the hopes of the family and friends who had scoured Poweshiek and nearby counties as rewards grew to nearly $400,000.
The suspect named Rivera was known as the undocumented immigrant. He told the authorities on Monday that he saw and pursued her, getting out of his car and running beside the 20 year old girl. At that time, she warned him that she would call the police, as officials told the reporters on Tuesday. Rivera, who said he blacked out at some point, led the officials to the corn field on Tuesday morning. Apparently, the body which was believed as Tibbetts was dressed in the same clothing as the last time the girl missing.
Actually, it was unclear why Rivera Killed Tibbetts, as said by Rick Rahn, the special agent in charge at the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation. The agent did nor sure what motive that led the man to kill the stranger. In order to help the investigation, the autopsy to determine when and how the girl died was planned for Wednesday. That time, it had been a month when they found home surveillance video that showed the car following the girl running. After watching thet video for some hours, the investigators fould some clues that led them to Rivera. In fact, he did not resist when they tried to detain him, as stated by Rahn.
As stated before, Rivera was the undocumented immigrant who authorities think had been in the area for four to seven years. The charges were filled in the district court in Poweshiek County and bail was set at $1 million. If that convicted man could get the life in prison without parole, Iowa did not have a death penalty.
In the further investigations, it was discovered that Rivera said in an interview that when he approached the girl, she pulled out her phone and told the man she was going to call the police. Apparently, this one caused him to get angry. As stated before, he said he blacked out and woke up at the intersection in rural Poweshiek County, as explained on court documents.
Furthermore, Rahn said that Rivera told the investigators that he realized he had to put the girl in the trunk of the car when he took her out, he saw blood on the side of her head. Due to his panic, he left the body in the cornfield and covered it with corn leaves.
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