Watch live as the coroner takes stock of Gabby Petito’s autopsy
Gabby Petito’s parents fly to Wyoming just a day after Teton County Coroner Dr Brent Blue revealed their daughter was killed by manual strangulation. Ms. Petito’s family will collect her remains after an autopsy lasting several weeks.
According to Dr Blue, Ms Petito died 3-4 weeks before her body was found on September 19. The coroner said under Wyoming state law he could only disclose the mode and cause of death. All other details regarding the autopsy are not yet open to the public.
A private investigator suggested that Ms. Petito had been asphyxiated. He came to this conclusion after seeing a body camera video with Utah Police, involving Ms. Petito and her fiance, Brian Laundrie.
In Florida, the parents of the still missing Laundrie were confronted by two furious protesters after details of the autopsy were released.
Two people knocked on the door of Chris and Roberta Laundrie’s house and yelled taunts at the family before saying, “We will be back. Better talk soon.
A police manhunt for Mr Laundrie remains untracked after a search of a Florida nature preserve and there is only a 50% chance the missing man is still alive, police said.
Josh Taylor, a spokesperson for the North Port Police Department, told CNN that nothing of significance related to Mr Laundrie has been found in the 25,000-acre Carlton Reservation, but said the search will continue. until the police receive more information.
It comes as reality TV star Dog the Bounty Hunter, who got involved in the research, said he was withdrawing from the operation after sustaining an ankle injury.
Former FBI agent claims paint marks at site where Gabby Petito is found likely unrelated to investigation
A former FBI agent said the paint marks seen at the site where Gabby Petito’s body was found were likely unrelated to the investigation.
Some have speculated that the paint stains found on some logs and trees at the site may have been intended to mark bullet holes, but this does not appear to be true.
Commentators who live in the area have noted that the paint may be intended to mark trees that have been infested with an invasive insect.
Graig GraziosiOctober 13, 2021 6:40 PM
Brian Laundrie is a person of interest, but what does that mean?
Brian Laundrie was named a “person of interest” in Gabby Petito’s death, but what does that really mean? Is he suspicious? Can he be judged in his death simply as a “person of interest?” ” The independents Graig Graziosi delves into the term and what it means to Mr. Laundrie in the story below…
Graig GraziosiOctober 13, 2021 6:15 PM
Gabby Petito’s parents fly to Wyoming to collect their daughter’s remains
Gabby Petito’s parents will travel to Wyoming today to collect their daughter’s remains.
Ms Petito’s body has been held by the FBI and Teton County Coroner Dr Brent Blue since its discovery in the Bridger-Teton National Forest on September 19.
The woman’s remains were transferred to the morgue yesterday, where they will be transferred to her parents.
Dr Blue revealed Ms Petito died from manual strangulation.
Graig GraziosiOctober 13, 2021 5:10 PM
20-year-old autistic man missing, family and law enforcement looking for clues
The public called for more coverage of cases of missing persons following the disappearance and death of Gabby Petito.
A 20-year-old autistic man has disappeared, leaving his family frantically searching for any evidence of his fate.
Najib Monsif would have the mental capacity of an 8-year-old child and would not be alone. Mr. Monsif’s family suspect he might be with someone he frequently played video games with.
Graig GraziosiOctober 13, 2021 4:54 PM
Gabby Petito’s death confirmed strangulation
Teton County Coroner Dr Brent Blue confirmed yesterday that Gabby Petito had died from a strangulation.
The independents Bevan Hurley has more of what the coroner might – and might not – reveal about Ms Petito’s fate in the story below …
Graig GraziosiOctober 13, 2021 4:31 PM
What if Brian Laundrie is never found?
Brian Laundrie has been missing for a month.
With Gabby Petito’s cause of death known, those following the case are even more frustrated that Mr Laundrie has managed to evade authorities and avoid answering questions about his girlfriend’s final days in Wyoming.
Mr Laundrie has not been charged with murder and – until he is found – will not stand trial for anything.
The independents Graig Graziosi has more on Mr. Laundrie’s disappearance below …
Graig GraziosiOctober 13, 2021 4:03 PM
Protesters knock on Laundrie family’s front door and harass them after Gabby Petito’s cause of death was announced
Two protesters walked to Chris and Roberta Laundrie’s front door within hours of Gabby Petito’s cause of death being revealed and started yelling at the family.
Fox News captured footage of the meeting, in which protesters knocked on the door and called them “dirty laundries”.
“Come on, you like to strangle people,” one of the protesters shouted through the door. “It’s time to wake up and face the consequences.
Brian Laundrie’s parents have not been charged with a felony.
Graig GraziosiOctober 13, 2021 3:30 PM
After Gabby Petito’s death as strangulation confirmed, key questions remain
On Tuesday it was revealed that Gabby Petito had died of strangulation.
With the cause of death now known, several key questions still need to be resolved before we can clearly understand the fate of the woman.
The independents Bevan Hurley addresses these questions below ,,,
Graig GraziosiOctober 13, 2021 3:13 PM
Gabby Petito memorial on laundromat lawn disrupts work in Chris Laundrie’s yard
Protesters outside Laundrie’s home left items on the family’s lawn to create a small makeshift memorial in honor of Gabby Petito.
The family largely ignored the memorial, as cameras captured Wednesday when Chris Laundrie cut the items while working to maintain his lawn.
The field trip was one of the first appearances by Mr Laundrie’s parents since Ms Petito’s cause of death was announced on Tuesday.
Graig GraziosiOctober 13, 2021 2:38 PM
Reddit moderators apologize for tasteless Gabby Petito prices
A group of moderators on the forum were forced to resign and formally apologize after admitting rewards for users on a Gabby Petito thread were “in bad taste” given her disappearance and murder .
The moderators unveiled the awards last week with a number of different designs related to Ms. Petito.
His death was ruled a homicide following the discovery of his body in a Wyoming national park on September 19, but her fiancé, Brian Laundrie, remains on the run from authorities, whose facts have been widely debated on the wire. r / GabbyPetito from Reddit, which has over 150,000 subscribers.