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Murderer Sentenced in Student's Death That Drew Comparisons to Lauren Spierer's Still-Unsolved Disappearance
Originally posted 09/24/2016 04:25PM
A man whose abduction and murder last year of Indiana University student Hannah Wilson invoked comparisons to the still-unsolved disappearance of Lauren Spierer was sentenced Thursday to 80 years in prison, PEOPLE confirms.
Lauren Spierer's Mom Still Seeks Answers as Fifth Anniversary of Her Disappearance Nears: 'You Just Want to Bring Your Child Home'
Originally posted 05/19/2016 11:10AM
Through the march of weddings, holidays, good times and bad over the past five years, Charlene Spierer has worked to find the joy and love that bonds her family through the heartbreak of a missing child.
Lauren Spierer Disappearance: Sex Offender Whose Home Was Raided May Be Connected to Other Missing Women, Police Say
Originally posted 01/29/2016 04:30PM
Indiana authorities on Thursday searched the home of a registered sex offender in connection with the disappearance of Indiana University student Lauren Spierer. Now, officials say the man has a lengthy criminal history and may be behind the disappearances of several other women.
Lauren Spierer Disappearance: FBI Searches Home of Sex Offender After Tip About Missing Indiana University Student
Originally posted 01/29/2016 08:35AM
Police and FBI agents have searched the former home of a registered sex offender on Thursday in connection with the 2011 disappearance of Indiana University student Lauren Spierer, PEOPLE has confirmed.
4 Years Later, Lauren Spierer's Mom Describes Her Disappearance as 'Nightmare You Never Wake Up From'
Originally posted 06/03/2015 05:40PM
Marking the fourth anniversary of the day her daughter vanished in 2011, Lauren Spierer's mother opened her heart Wednesday with a new appeal for anyone to share what they might know about the fate of the missing Indiana University student.
Originally posted 01/12/2013 06:30PM
It's the little things, say Robert and Charlene Spierer, that hurt the most.
For Robert it's the flash of a blonde ponytail on a city street that leaves him aching; for Charlene it's the arrival of the cell-phone bill that still bears her daughter's name.
Nineteen months after Lauren disappeared, her boxes from college remain stacked against her parents' den wall. Long ago they gave up hope that Lauren might unpack them herself.
Originally posted 08/03/2012 02:45PM
A tooth from a skull found in an Indianapolis's White River is being tested for a match to missing Indiana University student Lauren Spierer.
Authorities cautioned they have no information tying the remains to the 20-year-old sophomore, who vanished in June 2011 from Bloomington after a night out with friends, and that other bodies have been found in the region that were not hers.
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