Cristhian Rivera found guilty in murder of Mollie Tibbetts

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Cristhian Bahena Rivera (WHO 13)

Cristhian Bahena Rivera has been found guilty for first degree murder in the death of Mollie Tibbetts.

The jury returned their verdict around 1:15 p.m. on Friday and it was announced at 1:45 p.m.

Rivera will be held on no bond and sentenced at 9:30 a.m. on July 15 in Montezuma, Iowa.

We will have full coverage of the verdict and trial on Local 4 News at 4.

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