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  • Uncle of slain girl [Evelyn Miller, 5] testifies before grand jury [about computer, over 2 hrs]

    09/09/2005 8:09:25 AM PDT · by newgeezer · 23 replies · 1,105+ views
    KWQC-TV ^ | 9/9/05
    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Evelyn Miller's uncle says he was questioned for more than two hours about a computer in the child's apartment before a federal grand jury in Cedar Rapids. The five-year-old girl disappeared from the apartment in Floyd on July first. Her body was found six days later in the Cedar River about two miles away. The child's death has been ruled a homicide, but details about how and when she was killed have not been released. Police have not announced any arrests. Jeremiah Christie of Waterloo told The Des Moines Register that he was called to testify...
  • Who Killed Evelyn [Miller]? [Grand Jury to convene today in case of murdered 5-year-old]

    09/08/2005 6:01:46 AM PDT · by newgeezer · 2 replies · 552+ views
    WHO-TV, Des Moines IA ^ | September 8, 2005
    Who Killed Evelyn? Who Killed Evelyn? Her tiny body was found along a riverbank in Floyd county two months ago today. Now there are new details in the investigation into who killed five-year-old Evelyn Miller. Channel 13 has learned that a grand jury will convene Thursday in the investigation and one of the witnesses is a relative of Evelyn Miller.  A grand jury will convene to decide if there is enough evidence to make an indictment in the Evelyn Miller murder investigation. We don't know who the focus of the grand jury is. We only know that one of the witnesses is Jeremiah...
  • Investigators in Evelyn Miller case search mother's apartment [5-year-old murdered in IA]

    09/03/2005 6:40:08 AM PDT · by newgeezer · 4 replies · 487+ views
    Friday, September 2, 2005 7:20 PM CDT Investigators in Evelyn Miller case search mother's apartment  FLOYD (AP) --- Investigators in the Evelyn Miller case executed a search warrant Friday at home of the slain girl's mother.Multiple agencies were involved in the search of the apartment shared by Noel Miller, and her fiance, Casey Frederiksen, Floyd County Attorney Marilyn Dettmer told the Charles City Press.Investigators left the residence about 90 minutes after executing the warrant. They had at least 15 brown paper evidence bags and a computer that were loaded into the back of a sheriff's pickup, the newspaper reported....
  • 5-year-old Evelyn Miller's killer still eludes authorities, mother and her fiance have problems

    08/27/2005 10:18:31 AM PDT · by newgeezer · 7 replies · 652+ views
    The Des Moines Register | August 27, 2005 | JENNIFER JACOBS
    Read the story here.
  • TV9 Exclusive: Inside Evelyn Miller's Apartment [murdered Iowa 5-year-old]

    08/12/2005 5:46:08 AM PDT · by newgeezer · 530+ views
    KCRG-TV9 News, Cedar Rapids ^ | Friday, August 12, 2005, 6:01:04 AM | Mark Geary
    Video(Floyd County - KCRG) -- Evelyn Miller's mother retraced her steps for KCRG-TV9. The five-year-old child disappeared in early July. Police found her body days later in a nearby river in Floyd County. Thursday night, Evelyn's mother told us her theories about what happened the night her daughter vanished. Evelyn Miller's mother, Noel, is moving out of her Floyd County apartment. She says she just can't bear to live there anymore. But, Thursday night, she went back to the place where it all happened and walked us through the moment she realized her daughter was gone. Most of Noel...
  • Boyfriend's sister defends police in Evelyn Miller case [blames mother and boyfriend!]

    08/08/2005 8:01:49 AM PDT · by newgeezer · 9 replies · 976+ views
    The Cedar Rapids Gazette ^ | 08/06/2005, 1:57 PM CDT | Associated Press
    Boyfriend's sister defends police in Evelyn Miller case Published: 08/06/2005   1:57 PM By: Associated  Press  -  Associated Press website DES MOINES, IA - A Des Moines lawyer with ties to Evelyn Miller's family said the lifestyle of the girl's mother and boyfriend may have contributed to the 5-year-old's disappearance and death.    Brandi Hoffman said Evelyn Miller's mother, Noel Miller, and Casey Frederiksen, Miller's live-in boyfriend, led a chaotic life with little stability with ''people who wind up in prison or who just got out of prison.''   Hoffman is Frederiksen's sister.   She criticized Noel Miller and Frederiksen for saying authorities...
  • Searching for Answers (Evelyn Miller murder)

    08/04/2005 1:17:11 AM PDT · by iowamark · 6 replies · 581+ views
    WHO TV, Des Moines Iowa ^ | August 2 2005 | WHO TV
    Searching for Answers Floyd, Iowa, August 2nd, 2005 - No arrests, no suspects, and no answers for a Floyd County mother dealing with the death of her daughter. Five-year-old Evelyn Miller disappeared one month ago Monday. Searchers found her body six days later in the Cedar River. Miller is now forced to move on, and for her that means moving away from the place where memories of her daughter are the strongest. Channel 13's Kerry Kavanaugh has the story you'll only see here. Noel Miller, Evelyn's mother: "She was a big part of my life...an accomplishment..." Noel Miller continues to...
  • Attorney Says There are Suspects In Miller Case [murdered Iowa 5-year-old]

    08/05/2005 9:17:48 AM PDT · by newgeezer · 1 replies · 360+ views
    WHO-TV, Des Moines IA ^ | August 5, 2005
    There may be a suspect in the disappearance and murder of a five-year old Floyd county girl. Evelyn Miller disappeared July first. Her body was found in a Floyd county river six-days later. At a news conference yesterday the Floyd county attorney was asked if there were no suspects or if she just wasn't willing to name them. The attorney said she's just not willing to name them. The attorney also says, despite a five-thousand dollar reward, leads in the case are dwindling.
  • Murder Victim's Mother Criticizes Investigation [Iowa 5-year-old Evelyn Miller]

    08/04/2005 8:39:21 PM PDT · by newgeezer · 7 replies · 674+ views
    KWWL TV, Waterloo IA ^ | August 4, 2005
    August 4, 2005-- Charles CityMurder Victim's Mother Criticizes Investigation       CHARLES CITY, Iowa -- The mother of five-year-old murder victim Evelyn Miller says investigators aren't doing enough to find her daughter's killer.  Evelyn Miller was found dead in the Cedar River two miles north of Charles City last month.  Standing outside of city hall in Charles City, Noel Miller breaks down as she remembers what she loved most about her little girl.  "Just her smile and everything.  She was just so loving.  She'd always just grab my hand and look up and kiss my hand."      Miller says she misses her...
  • Authorities interviewing sex offenders in search for [Iowa 5-year-old] Evelyn [Miller]'s killer

    07/20/2005 6:06:29 AM PDT · by newgeezer · 6 replies · 407+ views
    The Des Moines Register | July 20, 2005 | JENNIFER JACOBS
    The Des Moines Register is a Gannett newspaper; therefore, only title and link are allowed: Click here to read the story in a new window.
  • Dad Says He Failed As Father; Pastor Calls On Friends, Family To Celebrate Miller's Life [funeral]

    07/15/2005 6:10:21 AM PDT · by newgeezer · 26 replies · 996+ views
    KCCI-TV, Des Moines ^ | July 14, 2005
    For education and discussion purposes only.CHARLES CITY, Iowa -- The presiding pastor at Evelyn Miller's funeral Thursday said it was time to celebrate the life of the 5-year-old girl. Video: Watch KCCI's Report Evelyn disappeared from her home July 1. Her body was found days later in the Cedar River. The Rev. Phil Corr tried to focus on the positives of Miller's short life. But even he acknowledged that it's very difficult when something like this happens to someone so young. Candy necklaces greeted attendees at the front door of the First Congregational Church in Charles City. They were her...
  • Governor Vilsack to Review Evelyn Miller Case File (5-yr old missing in IA found dead in river)

    07/12/2005 8:55:22 PM PDT · by PLK · 8 replies · 448+ views
    Gazette Online ^ | 7/12/05 | KCRG TV
    Governor Vilsack to Review Evelyn Miller Case File Tuesday, July 12, 2005, 6:39:22 PM (Cedar Rapids – KCRG) -- Investigators are looking for five year old Evelyn Miller's killer and there's new information that the Department of Human Services had contact with the girl's family before her July 1st disappearance. Her body was found on the banks of the Cedar River six days later. It was reported that DHS had more than a dozen complaints made about the safety of Evelyn's home life from other relatives, friends and even school officials. Now Governor Vilsack is stepping in to review the...
  • Suspicion angers men who say they just tried to help [find murdered 5-year-old Iowa girl]

    07/12/2005 6:39:00 AM PDT · by newgeezer · 11 replies · 1,504+ views
    Mason City Globe Gazette ^ | Saturday, July 9, 2005 | Bob Link
    "We had nothing to do with it," says Randy Patrie (left) of the death of 5-year-old Evelyn Miller. He and Dan Slick (right) acknowledge that they talked briefly with Evelyn early on the morning she disappeared. (Globe Gazette photo by Sarah Schutt) CHARLES CITY — Two men who acknowledge they were among the last to see Evelyn Miller alive say they have done nothing wrong and are frustrated by law enforcement. Randy Patrie and Dan Slick said Friday that they went to police in an effort to cooperate. "They tell us that we're not suspects," Patrie said. "Yet they...
  • DHS had contact with Evelyn Miller's family before child's death

    07/12/2005 4:53:13 AM PDT · by joshhiggins · 35 replies · 1,725+ views
    Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier ^ | July 12, 2005 | AP
    DES MOINES (AP) --- Iowa Department of Human Services officials confirmed the agency had contact with the family of 5-year-old Evelyn Miller before her death, which is being investigated as a homicide. The girl's body was found Wednesday in the Cedar River about 2 miles north of Charles City. She had been missing since July 1. No one has been charged. Evelyn's grandparents, Linda and Richard Christie, of Windsor Heights, weren't surprised when authorities confirmed on Monday that foul play was suspected in the child's death. They said for weeks before her body was found, they had suspected she might...
  • Missing Iowa Girl, 5, Found Dead

    07/07/2005 9:19:31 AM PDT · by iowamark · 329 replies · 5,519+ views
    Fox News ^ | 07/07/2005 | AP
    CHARLES CITY, Iowa — A young girl found dead in a river is believed to be a 5-year-old whose disappearance last week prompted a frantic search, authorities said Thursday. Searchers found the body about 7:40 p.m. Wednesday in the Cedar River (search), a couple of miles from little Evelyn Miller's (search) home in Floyd, Floyd County Attorney Marilyn Dettmer said. A positive identification was pending but Dettmer said it's believed the body is Evelyn, who disappeared last Friday. An autopsy was planned. Dettmer also said contrary to earlier reports, no arrests had been made and the investigation was continuing. The...
  • BREAKING: Grandfather says missing girl's body discovered in Cedar River

    07/07/2005 3:56:40 AM PDT · by joshhiggins · 26 replies · 1,401+ views
    Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier ^ | 07/07/05 | DEVONA WALKER,
    FLOYD (AP)(Iowa) --- After nearly a week of hundreds of volunteers searching each day in hopes that Evelyn Miller would be found alive, the grandfather of the 5-year-old said her body was discovered in the Cedar River. One person is reportedly being held in her death, but no further details were given. Richard Christie, of Des Moines, said he learned from the Floyd County attorney at about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday night that his granddaughter's body had been found. "She was murdered and her body was put in the river," Christie told The Gazette. "She was not drowned." He said he...