Gabby Petito Found – Missing girl found today
Body Found Wyoming:
A body has been found in Wyoming which is suspected to be that of the 22 year-old Gabby Petito who has been missing for weeks.
According to a press release by the FBI, the body was reportedly found near the place she was seen last which was the Grand Teton National Park on Sunday, September 19th 2021.
Brian Laundrie, her fiancée who was named a person of interest in the case of the missing Florida woman has since been on the run as the police confirmed there is still no sign of him.
Gabby Petito, an Instagram high-lifer who had recently been on a documented trip with her fiancée, Laundrie has been declared missing days after her fiancée came back from their vacation without her.
Petito, 22 years old is said to be from Blue Point, New York. She was reportedly seen last in her hotel room in Salt Lake City, Utah on Tuesday, August 24th 2021.
The pair was said to have gone for a vacation together in a 2012 Ford Transit van to Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming where they documented aspects of the van life on Instagram and Youtube the channel was named ‘Nomadic Statik’.
The family of Petito worried after her fiancée came back alone and has not been able to contact Petito since their last contact which was said to be on August 25th, reported her missing to the police on Saturday, 11th of September 2021.
Brian Laundrie missing:
According to reports, Brian is not missing. He is said to have returned home without his fiancée who remains missing at this time.
Search for Gabby Petiti:
The Suffolk County Police who are now in charge of the case has been doing all they can since Saturday to find the 22 year-old.
The family of Petito says her fiancée is not cooperating in the search for her as he has reportedly refused to answer questions on her whereabout and has recently hired an attorney.
Petito’s father, Joseph Petito said “It’s like drowning with your hands tied behind you, You can’t describe it. There’s nothing you can do. You can’t control anything.”
The Suffolk County has opened an investigation into the case and are asking the help of the public in finding Petito.
According to reports, some people from the park when questioned said they could remember them being together at the park with their van.
The press release by the Suffolk County reads “Gabby Petito of Blue Point, 22, and her boyfriend, Brian Laundrie, set out on their road trip in early July, first driving from Laundrie’s home state of Florida to Petito’s in New York. Then, the pair set out West toward Salt Lake City. She was reported missing by her family on Saturday, and last posted on her vibrant Instagram account two weeks ago. Fiancée Brian Laundrie (pictured left) has since returned home to Florida with the pair’s camper van, according to missing Gabby Petito’s father Joseph Petito, and is not cooperating with police in their investigation”
Gabby Petito description:
The 22 year-old is described as a White female who is approximately 5’5″ feet tall and is of slim build. She has long blonde hair and blue eyes.
Petito’s last known clothing description has not been given.
Distinctive features were given as a “LET IT BE” tattooed on her right arm and a tattoo of a triangle with flowers on her left arm.
Gabby Petito death:
Formal identification of the body has not been carried out by the family of the 22 year-old although, authorities says her family has been contacted and are now aware of the new development.
The cause of death of Gabby has not been made known as a formal autopsy is to be carried out on the actual cause of death of the 22 year-old. According to the the Teton County Coroner’s Office an autopsy will be carried out on Tuesday, 21st of September.
Agent Jones of the FBI said “Full forensic identification has not been completed to confirm 100 percent that we found Gabby, but her family has been notified of this discovery, No cause of death was immediately apparent, I would like to extend sincere and heartfelt condolences to Gabby’s family, Our thoughts and prayers are with them.”
The police in charge of the case, the North Port Police said “saddened and heartbroken to learn that Gabby has been found deceased. Our focus from the start, along with the FBI, and national partners, has been to bring her home, We will continue to work with the FBI in the search for more answers.”
Social media reaction to Gabby Petito death:
— joseph petito (@josephpetito) September 19, 2021
— hollyjolly_scrunchies (@hollyjollyscrun) September 19, 2021
the gabby petito case has made me sick to my stomach all week. educate yourselves on narcissistic abusive relationships. it could save a life
— court (@couurttneyyy) September 19, 2021
brian laundrie AND his parents need to be arrested immediately. it’s clear brian played a role in gabby petito’s death and it’s also clear that his parents have helped cover for him since he’s returned home
— scott (@soupticblasts) September 19, 2021
Gabby Petito, you will be remembered as the light hearted hippy with love for wildlife and nature. The people will not rest until Brian Laundrie is in prison. Rest In Peace gentle soul. pic.twitter.com/aU9wbkxQaN
— FREE BRITNEY (@why_weed) September 19, 2021
we had everything we needed to know about gabby petito’s disappearance the SECOND brian laundrie returned home without her and went into hiding.
an innocent man never runs and now he’s gone..
— 𝖘𝖆𝖎𝖓𝖙 (@sxintjoseph) September 19, 2021
RIP Gabby Petito. I hope justice is served for you and your family. pic.twitter.com/ewzo55VxKt
— Heidi Briones (@HeidiBriones) September 19, 2021
— your homegirl (@Officially_Jas) September 19, 2021
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