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World Laundrie family spends National Daughter's Day ducking scrutiny as Petito's parents plan funeral

00:30  26 september  2021
00:30  26 september  2021 Source:   foxnews.com

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Saturday is National Daughters Day – and the parents of New York’ s Gabby Petito – who mourners around the country have called “America’ s daughter ” – spent it preparing for her Sunday funeral . For much of the day they were ducking scrutiny at their home in North Port, Fla., where their son arrived on Sept. 1 in Petito ’ s van – without her. Laundrie has not been charged in connection with Petito ’ s death, which the medical examiner ruled a homicide. He has been charged with debit card fraud – and before police found her body abandoned at the bear-packed Wyoming park where they

Gabby petito case: where could brian laundrie be 10 days after slipping away? Laundrie pulled into his parents ’ driveway in her van on the morning of Sept. 1. Since then, he and his parents have refused to answer any questions from police or the media regarding Petito . Then his family said nothing about the missing young woman – who'd lived in their home for two years. Ten days later, North Port, Fla., police found Petito ’ s van at the Laundrie family home, on the same day as the missing person report, and seized it as evidence.

Saturday is National Daughters Day – and the parents of New York’s Gabby Petito – who mourners around the country have called "America’s daughter" – spent it preparing for her Sunday funeral.

The parents of Brian Laundrie, who police have named as a person of interest in the activities surrounding Petito's disappearance, also have a daughter. For much of the day they were ducking scrutiny at their home in North Port, Fla., where their son arrived on Sept. 1 in Petito’s van – without her.

Laundrie has not been charged in connection with Petito’s death, which the medical examiner ruled a homicide. He has been charged with debit card fraud – and before police found her body abandoned at the bear-packed Wyoming park where they were last seen camping, he’d already vanished from his parents’ home.

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Petito was reported missing by her family on September 11 - 13 days after she spoke to her mom on August 25. Laundrie returned to their home in North Port, Florida, without her and has been named a person of interest. Police in Florida issued a fresh appeal for information on Petito Thursday, and Police in Utah are investigating a potential link between 'van-life' woman Gabby Petito ' s disappearance and the murder of a woman who worked at the Moab co-op where Petito and fiancé Brian Laundrie had an explosive fight. Six days after Petito and Laundrie had a physical altercation at Moonflower

Gabby Petito and fiance Brian Laundrie Courtesy of Schmidt and Petito family . An arrest warrant for Brian Laundrie alleges he spent ,000 on an unauthorized debit card. The warrant alleges Laundrie committed a crime from on or about August 30 through and including on September 1, which puts Petito ' s death before that time. The 22-year-old was last seen on August 24 and spoke to her mother for the final time the following day . Petito ' s mother reported her missing on September 11, more than a week after Laundrie returned to his Florida home in the couple' s shared van but without Petito .

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Police announced on Sept. 17 that when they spoke with his parents, they were told he had left on Sept. 14. He hasn’t been seen since, and a massive manhunt is underway at the T. Mabry Carlton Jr. Memorial Reserve northwest of the home – an inhospitable swamp full of gators, coyotes and other hazards.

Calls to the Laundries went straight to voicemail, and their attorney did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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On Friday night, residents of Petito’s Long Island hometown and elsewhere across the U.S. placed candles at the foot of their driveways to honor the slain 22-year-old.

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Laundrie ' s parents could face the bill if it' s proven they deceived police by wrongly telling them the nature reserve is where he said he was heading. More than 50 searchers from the FBI plus cops in Laundrie ' s home town of North Port and several other law enforcement agencies are on their sixth day hunting for him in the highly dangerous and dense swampland. The FBI has now issued a federal arrest warrant for Laundrie , 23, in connection with the death of van-life girlfriend Gabby Petito , 22, whose body was found in a remote area of Bridger-Teton National Forest, Wyoming on Sunday after she

The search for Brian Laundrie , who according to a source left behind his wallet and cell phone when last seen departing his parents ' home 10 days ago, resumed Friday at a nature reserve in southwestern Florida.

Her disappearance drew national attention – and Laundrie’s did too.

Tatiana Boohoff, a prominent Florida attorney and mother of two, announced a $20,000 bounty on him this week.

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And TV’s Dog the Bounty Hunter, the profession’s most recognizable face, arrived Saturday to join the search.

Experts have expressed doubt that Laundrie is hiding out in a swampy nature reserve near his parents’ house – and they have speculated that he may have returned to the national parks circuit, the Appalachian Trail or even relocated to an urban area to try and hide in plain sight.

Still – there’s a chance he may have harmed himself or even killed himself inside the park. As of Saturday afternoon, authorities still hadn’t found him.

Gabby Petito’s Death Is Attracting Incels, Men’s Rights Groups, and Culture War Trolls .
In darker corners of the internet, Brian Laundrie is a victim of domestic violence, a symbol of bias against men when it comes to abuse accusations from women, and a poster boy for how bald men are treated as second-class citizens. And to those in the QAnon set, the 23-year-old person of interest in the death of Gabby Petito is merely the fall guy in a vast conspiracy meant to distract from criticism over President Biden’s withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan. A site in the Reddit underworld, r/FriendsofBrian, is attracting trolls, Petito supporters, and men’s rights adherents.

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