In recent days, more than 50 people have participated in a search for missing Instagram adventurer Gabby Petito. On Sunday, she was found dead, according to a police report.
A dead body was found in a forest in Teton County, Wyoming, northwest of the United States of America. CNN Sunday evening. Now police in Northport, Florida confirm it’s about the missing Instagram adventurer.
– We are sorry and sad to hear that Gabe has been found dead. Our focus from the start has been to get her home, the police wrote on Twitter.
The message comes after the famous adventurer Gabi Pettito (22 years) became on Instagram Reported missing in the same area September 11.
Her father also shared a message on Twitter, writing that she had “made an impact on the world”.
The FBI reported earlier Monday night that they had made a discovery that could match up with Gabe Pettito. At this press conference, they also said that they did not fully know the identity of the deceased.
The autopsy was not completed. We can’t therefore say with 100 percent certainty that it’s Gabby, but her family is aware, said Charles Jones, a communications researcher at the FBI.
According to the doctor investigating the cause of death, Dr. Brent Blow, the cause of death is not yet clear.
She and her boyfriend traveled across land and shore in the US in what Pettito himself describes as a “minivan”.
The travel diary has suddenly stopped – replaced by a disappearance mystery. He’s been quiet from Petito since August 26th.
Girlfriend reported missing
On September 1, boyfriend Brian Laundry returned to their home in Northport, Florida – without Pettito. Ten days later, she was reported missing.
In recent days, police in the town of Northport, Florida, where the couple live with Londer’s parents, have been searching for the missing man in a nature reserve.
At the same time, the FBI led a search for Petitou in Grand Teton National Park, where she was last seen. This is where a dead person has now been found.
The car they were traveling in together was found at the couple’s home in Florida – where they lived with Laundry’s parents.
1 of 3Photo: North Port Police Department
For several days, investigators and the FBI tried to persuade Laundry to speak with them, but to no avail. They say that he is an important person in the case, but they have repeatedly emphasized that he does not have the status of a suspect.
– We are not currently working with the investigation of crimes. We are now investigating a case with several missing persons, the police previously said.
Crying in the video
On Friday, police released a video clip from an officer’s body camera. It appears that on August 12, police arrested the couple in Utah. The police had received a report from a witness of a possible incident of domestic violence in the car.
In the car, Pettito wept uncontrollably, but the police were informed that he did not beat her. Both are said to have told the police that they “were in love and engaged and did not want to see anyone accused of anything criminal”.
1 of 2Photo: Moab Police Department
At the same time, Brian Laundry is said to have told police that it was emotionally exhausting for the couple to travel together for so long. At the time, they had been traveling for four to five months.
Police in Moab, Utah, where the accident occurred, concluded that it may not have escalated into violence in intimate relationships, Reuters reports.
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