VERDICT: Mollie Tibbetts murder suspect found guilty

Mollie Tibbetts murder trial

DAVENPORT, Ia. (KLKN) — Friday, Cristhian Bahena Rivera was found guilty of 1st-degree murder in the death of Iowa student, Mollie Tibbetts.

Police say Tibbetts was attacked while she was out for a run in Brooklyn, Iowa in July of 2018. Investigators found her body in a field in Poweshiek County five weeks later.

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