Mollie Tibbetts, a 20-year-old Iowa student vanished last month. She was last seen jogging, and her family and friends were distraught. It simply was not like her to disappear without telling anyone where she was going. A few days ago Tibbetts’s body was found in a rural Iowa cornfield. The autopsy revealed she died of ‘multiple sharp force injuries’:
A 20-year-old Iowa studentwhile on a jog died of “multiple sharp force injuries,” according to preliminary autopsy results. The Iowa State Medical Examiner, which conducted an autopsy on Mollie Tibbetts on Wednesday, concluded her manner of death was homicide. It said further examination could result in additional findings.
Many details from the autopsy are confidential under Iowa law. Investigators gave no additional information on the nature of Tibbetts’s injuries or whether or not they recovered a murder weapon.