Large reward offered for information on missing University of Iowa student

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Winker said he understands the frustration about the lack of information being released to the public about the case, "We are constantly evaluating what information we should release and what we shouldn't".

Kevin Winker, director of investigative operations for the Iowa Department of Public Safety said on Tuesday all he could say was that the disappearance "is not consistent with her past", CNN reported.

The reward was meant to "help facilitate the process of receiving information anonymously that we can use to pay for her or information that would lead to her location", she said.

Rahn declined to say at the time whether investigators have found her FitBit or if they know its location.

During a briefing Friday, authorities would not confirm any new details about the investigation into Tibbetts' disappearance after she went for a jog near Brooklyn, Iowa on July 18.

Mollie Tibbetts' mother pleaded for anyone who may have abducted her daughter to let her go and said anyone with information on the case can come forward anonymously.

Her parents reported her absence to police on July 19, and since then, authorities have embarked on a thorough search of the town of Brooklyn, Iowa, and its surrounds. Investigators have also canvassed neighborhoods and conducted dozens of interviews.

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However, Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation special agent Mike Krapfl confirmed Thursday that the reported sighting of Tibbetts wasn't substantiated and has been ruled out by investigators.

"We really need someone to come forward now", her father told The Register. "We're doing everything we can to locate her and track her down".

A $172,000 reward is being offered for the safe return of Tibbetts.

"Everyday I feel Mollie's presence with me". Sometimes I just feel her sitting on my shoulder.

Laura Calderwood said during a news conference that she believes her daughter, 20-year-old Mollie Tibbetts, is alive but has potentially been kidnapped.

In the meantime, Jack told ABC News he's "just taking it day by day".

Tibbetts was last seen wearing dark-colored running shorts, a pink sports top and running shoes.