Mollie Tibbetts murder: Iowa prosecutor warns jurors of graphic evidence in trial of Mexican national

By Danielle Wallace | Fox News

As the second day of jury selection comes to a close Tuesday, opening statements are expected to begin Wednesday in the trial of the Mexican national charged with murdering 20-year-old Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts while she was out for a run in her hometown.

Prosecutors warned potential jurors about the graphic evidence to be shown during the trial of Cristhian Bahena Rivera, 26, is accused of stabbing Tibbetts to death in July 2018 as she ran through the rural town of Brooklyn, in Poweshiek County, before disposing of her body in a cornfield.