Fayette in Fayette County

Fayette County

Fayette County in Iowa

Cold Cases in Fayette, Iowa






Nels Louvring

Nels Louvring

Nels Pedersen Louvring
51 YOA
315 Water Street
Fayette, Iowa
Fayette County
July 29, 1933

Sometime between 11 and 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 29, 1933, Nels Pedersen Louvring, 51, was shot at his Fayette, Iowa home shortly after arriving home from work. Louvring, owner of Dixie Oil Co. (aka Nels Louvring Filling Station), left the filling station at approximately 11 p.m. He parked his car in the family’s 315 Water Street garage, and was shot just as he was leaving the garage.

Kaiden Estling

Kaiden Estling

Hit-and-Run Homicide
Kaiden Estling — Solved
14 YOA
Highway 150 near 118th St.
From: Maynard, Iowa
Killed Near: Fayette, Iowa
Fayette County
June 28, 2018

Kaiden Douglas Estling, 14, of Maynard, Iowa, was killed by a hit-and-run driver Thursday, June 28, 2018, while riding his blue moped on Highway 150 just south of Fayette. The teen was found in the west ditch, but died despite lifesaving efforts. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded to the moped crash on Highway 150 near 118th Street, about two miles south of Fayette, around 10:00 p.m., June 28. Fayette County sheriff’s deputies said the driver who struck Kaiden’s moped didn’t stop, notify officials of the crash or attempt to help him.

UPDATE: The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office arrested and charged Kelli Jo Michael, 26, of Des Moines on Friday, June 26, 2020, in connection with Estling’s death.

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