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What Happened to Libby Caswell

In 2017, Libby Caswell was found dead in a motel room in Independence, Missouri. Police quickly ruled her death a suicide. But her mother Cindy thinks she was murdered — and she believes she has proof the crime scene was staged. Award-winning investigative reporter Melissa Jeltsen dives deep into Libby’s final days, finding new evidence that unravels the official story and threatens to implicate more than just those in the motel room that day. In her search for answers, Jeltsen exposes the web of failures that left Libby vulnerable, and explores how her story fits into one of America’s most deadly epidemics.

The Fight Of Your Life — Libby Caswell E5

What Happened to Libby Caswell

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  • 6 months ago
  • 56:53

Libby’s mom Cindy hires a private investigator to uncover new clues. Investigative journalist Melissa Jeltsen visits the motel for herself. And Libby’s friends open up about the last week of her life.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Toxic — Libby Caswell E4

What Happened to Libby Caswell

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  • 6 months ago
  • 49:10

We learn more about the secrets in Libby’s life that threatened to endanger it, and the tumultuous cycle that led Cindy to a difficult decision.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Domestic Disturbance — Libby Caswell E3

What Happened to Libby Caswell

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  • 6 months ago
  • 53:28

Investigative journalist Melissa Jeltsen explores Libby’s complicated relationship with her boyfriend and their interactions with police. And, a witness comes forward with a harrowing story.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Undetermined — Libby Caswell E2

What Happened to Libby Caswell

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  • 7 months ago
  • 50:24

Libby’s boyfriend is interviewed by police. The medical examiner isn’t sure exactly how Libby died — but the police close the case as a suicide anyway. Libby’s mom, Cindy, questions the official report.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

The Girl In Room 319 — Libby Caswell E1

What Happened to Libby Caswell

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  • 7 months ago
  • 44:31

In 2017, Libby Caswell was found dead in a motel room in Independence, Missouri with her boyfriend’s belt around her neck. Her grieving mom Cindy is left with more questions than answers. Award-winning investigative journalist Melissa Jeltsen digs into the circumstances surrounding Libby’s death.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.