ISP: New Information Puts 'New Face' on Delphi Suspect
DELPHI, Ind. -- New information about the murders of Delphi teenagers Abigail Williams and Liberty German was released Monday by the Indiana State Police.
The new information includes:
- An updated sketch of the suspect.
- A video clip of the suspect, pulled from Liberty German's cell phone.
- An extended audio clip of the suspect, pulled from Liberty German's cell phone.
- A description of a vehicle abandoned in the Delphi area on Feb. 13, 2017.
On Feb. 13, 2017, Abigail Williams and Liberty German were dropped off near the Monon High Bridge, an abandoned railroad bridge near Delphi, to hang out. Their bodies were found on Feb. 14 in a wooded area not far from the bridge.
A New 'Face' of the Delphi Murder Suspect
A new sketch of the suspect was released Monday by Indiana State Police.
"New information leads us to believe the sketch is the person responsible," said ISP Superintendent Doug Carter. "We believe this person is currently between the age range of 18 and 40, but may appear younger than his true age."
Carter said investigators also believe he is from the Delphi area.
"We also believe this person is from Delphi, currently or has previously lived here, visits Delphi on a regular basis, or works here."
Indiana State Police also released a video of the suspect walking on the Monon High Bridge. The clip was extracted from Liberty German's cell phone, according to Carter.
The video shows the suspect walking along the Monon High Bridge.
An Extended Audio Clip
Investigators also released an extended audio clip of the murder suspect.
In the clip, the suspect can be heard saying, "Guys...Down the hill."
The Search for a Driver
Investigators are also looking for the driver of a vehicle that was seen in Delphi on Feb. 13, 2017 and was later found abandoned. ISP Superintndent Doug Carter did not give a specific description of the vehicle.
"We're looking for the identity of a driver of a vehicle parked outside the old DCS welfare building," Carter said. "It was abandoned on the east side of County Road 300 North, next to the Hooiser Heartland Highway, between the hours of noon and five p.m. on Feb. 13, 2017."
How to Leave a Tip
Email is the preferred way to send tips and help solve this crime, according to ISP. Information sent by email is kept confidential and is only shared with investigators. Emails should be sent to: email@example.com
Tips can also be left by phone using one of these numbers:
- Abby & Libby Tip Line: (844) 459-5786.
- Indiana State Police at (800) 382-7537.
- Carroll County Sheriff’s Department at (765) 564-2413.
(Photo provided by the Indiana State Police.)