BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Monday marked the two-year anniversary since Indiana University student Lauren Spierer disappeared after a night out with friends.
Officials with the Bloomington Police Department said they have received 3,060 tips in connection to the investigation as of May 24, 2013.
Of the thousands of tips that police have received since the start of the investigation, police said 166 of the tips were received in 2013 alone.
“Since the time of Lauren's disappearance on June 3, 2011, the Bloomington Police Department has continued its ongoing effort to provide answers to Lauren's family and the Bloomington community. Despite being nearly two years into this investigation, information continues to come in regarding Lauren's case and investigators diligently pursue the information with the same level of commitment as in the beginning. No amount of time passing will deter us from our responsibility and we remain dedicated to Lauren's cause,” a spokesman of the BPD said in a statement.
No additional information was released about the tips or the investigation.