Starr Mulder

Judge Reduces Bond of Man Accused of Killing Elmore County Woman

Starr Mulder disappeared in 2016. Her body was later found in Covington County in 2020./Source: Elmore County Sheriff’s Office A district judge has reduced the bond of the man accused of killing a missing Elmore County woman. Elmore County District Judge Glenn Goggans reduced 65-year-old Thomas Whitehurst’s bond to $250,000 cash only. In addition, Whitehurst is only allowed to have…

Whitehurst Case Bound to Grand Jury, Judge Finds Probable Cause

Thomas Whitehurst, who was accused of killing his estranged wife Starr Mulder, will now have his case be presented to a grand jury. Mulder’s remains were found and identified in the Conecuh National Forest in March, and Whitehurst was arrested a few days after. Elmore County Sheriff Bill Franklin says Whitehurst was always significant suspect. On Tuesday, Judge Glenn Goggans,…

Thomas Whitehurst Has Preliminary Hearing in Murder of Ex-Wife Starr Mulder

Thomas Whitehurst – Alabama News Network Thomas Whitehurst had his preliminary hearing today in Elmore County District Court in the murder of his ex-wife Starr Mulder. She had been missing since 2016 until her body was found in March 2020 in the Conecuh National Forest in South Alabama. Once her remains were identified, Whitehurst was arrested and charged with her…

Arrest Made in 2016 Missing Person Case

An arrest has been made in the missing person case of Starr Mulder, according to Elmore County Sheriff Bill Franklin.  Mulder was last seen at her home in Wetumpka in June 2016. Sheriff Franklin says Mulder’s estranged husband, Thomas Edward Whitehurst, has been charged with murder.  He was arrested Tuesday and is in jail under a $1 million cash bond. …

Three Years Later & No Answers in Starr Mulder Case

Three years later and still no answers in the disappearance of Starr Mulder. Mulder was last seen at her home in Wetumpka in June 2016.  She was living with her ex-husband, Thomas Whitehurst, at the time of her disappearance.  She was facing health problems and planned a trip to UAB for treatment, but never made it to the hospital.  The…

Authorities search for missing woman

A Wetumpka woman has been missing for nearly a month. Law enforcement and friends of the missing woman are working to find new leads in the case. Starr Mulder was reported missing June 20th and was last seen on June 11th. The Elmore County Sheriff’s Office says Mulder told her ex-husband she wanted to get medical treatment from a hospital…