Cristhian Bahena Rivera was sentenced Monday for the murder of Mollie Tibbetts.
Articles Tagged: Cristhian Bahena Rivera
Crime and Courts Jul. 28, 2021 10:05 am607d ago
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.
Crime and Courts Jul. 27, 2021 9:35 am608d ago
Lawyers for Cristhian Bahena Rivera, 26, filed a motion earlier this month asking 8th Judicial District Judge Joel Yates to delay the hearing on sentencing and on their motion for a new trial based on evidence involving sex trafficking “trap houses and kidnappings” in or near Poweshiek County.
Crime and Courts Jul. 16, 2021 7:03 pm619d ago
Two childhood friends named by defense lawyers
Crime and Courts May. 28, 2021 6:20 pm668d ago
A jury has ruled in Cristhian Bahena Rivera’s first-degree murder trial in the 2018 slaying of Mollie Tibbetts.
Government & Politics May. 28, 2021 8:14 pm668d ago
While jury still deliberating, Hinson’s office sent ‘statement on guilty verdict’
Crime and Courts May. 27, 2021 6:33 pm669d ago
Jurors deliberated for three hours Thursday without reaching a verdict in the trial.
Crime and Courts May. 27, 2021 5:43 pm669d ago
Cristhian Bahena Rivera’s murder trial is in the jury’s hands.
Crime and Courts May. 26, 2021 8:44 pm670d ago
Cristhian Bahena Rivera claimed for the first time in dramatic testimony Wednesday that two masked men were responsible for the crime but forced him to take part at gunpoint.
Crime and Courts May. 26, 2021 3:04 pm670d ago
Bahena Rivera blames mystery men for Mollie Tibbetts’ slaying.
Crime and Courts May. 25, 2021 5:55 pm671d ago
“Her family deserves justice but so does Cristhian Bahena Rivera,” Jennifer Frese said, standing next to her client.
Crime and Courts May. 25, 2021 3:27 pm671d ago
Live coverage resumes Tuesday morning, with defense expected to call witnesses
Crime and Courts May. 24, 2021 8:34 pm672d ago
DCI agent said it took four days before he could speak with suspect in Mollie Tibbetts slaying.
Crime and Courts May. 24, 2021 3:27 pm672d ago
Watch a replay of Monday’s livestream
Crime and Courts May. 22, 2021 11:10 pm674d ago
Evidence, testimony continue in third day of Mollie Tibbetts trial.