Police Investigate Death of Teen in Tipton

State and local officials continue to investigate the death of a teenager in the eastern Iowa community of Tipton.


The Tipton Police Department says authorities were asked to check on the welfare of 15-year-old Keifla Thomas Robinson on Sunday morning when they discovered his body inside a home.


The Iowa State Medical Examiner’s Office has performed an autopsy and says officials found no trauma to the body. The cause of death has not been released pending test results.


The state Division of Criminal Investigation is assisting in the case.