The family of missing IU student Lauren Spierer released a short statement on the findlauren website Tuesday morning in honor of Spierer’s 21st birthday. Spierer’s parents, Robert and Charlene, and her older sister, Rebecca, posted on the website Tuesday morning:
Remembering today, 21 years ago, as one of the happiest days in our lives. Happy Birthday, Lauren.
We love you with all our hearts,
Mom, Dad and Rebecca”