GABBY Petito’s lawyer confirmed on September 21, that the body that authorities located in Wyoming was hers.
What was Gabby Petito’s cause of death?
Op September 21, 2021, the Teton County Coroner Dr. Brent Blue confirmed that Petito died as a result of a homicide.
Op Oktober 12, 2021, the official autopsy report was released by Teton County revealing that Gabby’s cause of death was strangulation.
Special Agent Michael Schneider issued a statement after, asking for anyone with information on where her fiancé Laundrie is to contact them immediately.
“The FBI’s commitment to justice is the forefront of each and every investigation,” Schneider said. “The FBI and our partners remain dedicated to ensuring anyone responsible for or complicit in Mr. Petito’s death is held accountable for their actions.”
“Mnr. Brian Laundrie has been named a person of interest. Anyone with information concerning Mr. Laundrie’s role in this matter or his current whereabouts should contact the FBI.”
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Petito’s body was found just days before in Wyoming.
On the same day, an attorney for Petito’s family released a brief statement to the media while we await autopsy results.
“I want to personally thank the press and news media for giving the Petito and Schmidt family time to grieve,” lawyer Richard Stafford said. “We will be making a statement when Gabby is home. I will contact you to arrange a time and location.”
Op Oktober 3, 2021, Gabby’s family announced that they had launched the Gabby Petito Foundation in honor of their late daughter.
“The Gabby Petito Foundation is up and running!,” a post on the foundation’s Twitter page read. “We have a lot of work to do, website is just starting out so be patient with us, we will get there. Thank you for all the support and love!”
The family then repeated a phrase coined by Gabby’s dad in an Instagram post after her remains were found at a Wyoming campsite on September 19: “She touched the world.”
A link to the foundation’s website is also now live, having previously been “under construction” in the week since the family first unveiled their plans to launch a charity in Gabby’s name at her funeral.
Was Gabby Petito’s fiancé Brian Laundrie found?
Op September 1, Laundrie returned home from the couple’s cross-country trip and had hired an attorney but was not cooperating with the police.
pos waar sy saam met haar oudste kind geposeer het, September 17, Laundrie’s attorney then confirmed his client was missing.
After the discovery of Gabby’s body, the FBI searched his home for evidence involving the case and his whereabouts.
Op Oktober 20, Laundrie’s personal items were found in Myakkahatchee Creek Park. The medical examiner was called in and a tent was set up at the trail in Florida Laundrie was said to have frequented.
Die remains found in the search for Laundrie have been identified as his.
Die FBI made the announcement in a statement sê, “Op Oktober 21, 2021, a comparison of dental records confirmed that the human remains found at the T. Die 22-jarige is in September as vermis aangemeld. Memorial Reserve and Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park are those of Brian Laundrie.”
Op Januarie 21, 2022, the FBI released a statement regarding the investigation surrounding Brian’s notebook.
Authorities informed the public that “a review of the notebook revealed written statements by Mr. Laundrie claiming responsibility for Ms. Petito’s death.
Voeg by: “After Ms. Petito’s death, there were several text messages identified between Mr. Laundrie’s telephone and Ms. Petito’s telephone.
“The timing and content of these messages are indicative of Mr. Laundrie attempting to deceive law enforcement by giving the impression that Ms. Petito was still alive.”
What has Gabby Petito’s family said about her death?
Josef shared a photo of Gabby standing before a wall with painted wings, skryfwerk: “#gabbypetito she touched the world.”
The rest of Petito’s family has yet to address the media regarding her death.
Egter, their lawyer Richard Benson Stafford released a statement about Petito’s death, sê: “We are asking the press and news media to have some decorum and sensitivity for Gabby’s family and allow them to grieve.
“I will be in contact with you when Gabby’s family is ready to make a public statement.”
Stafford thanked the FBI, the Suffolk County Police Department, and the North Port Police Department, with a special message of gratitude for the Grand Teton Search and Rescue Team.
“Your tireless work and determination helped bring Gabby home to her parents,” Stafford wrote. “The family and I will be forever grateful.”