Over 1,500 new tips submitted with Mollie Tibbetts website

Published: Aug. 13, 2018 at 8:52 AM CDT
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Investigators held a press conference Monday to discuss the case of missing University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts. Tibbetts, 20, was last seen on July 18 at a home in Brooklyn.

Few new details were released about the case during Monday's press conference. Investigators did say they are exploring all possibilities in the case, including abduction.

A new website was launched Monday to help with the case:


On Tuesday DCI said there were over 1,500 new tips submitted to the website. DCI said so many people were logging onto the website the web team had to make a separate server for it.

Before Tuesday, Investigators had received more than 500 leads in the case via phone and email. The reward in the case is more than $366,000. If you have any information regarding Tibbetts' disappearance contact authorities at 1-800-452-1111.

Officials are holding a press conference on missing University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts.

Posted by KCRG-TV9 on Monday, August 13, 2018