The FBI has found items belonging to Brian Laundrie, 23. Human remains have also been discovered with his belongings. It is not yet clear whether this is Laundrie. But in the search for the friend of the late Gabby Petito († 22) at least five bodies have already been found.
Brian Laundrie disappeared in Florida, USA more than a month ago. Since the police began looking for him, bodies have been found in areas that were being combed over about the 23-year-old and the Gabby Petito case.
Josue Calderon († 33), stabbed to death in North Carolina
This is how a corpse became, according to the “The Independent” found in Yadkin Valley Overlook, North Carolina, USA. The person was found after rumors emerged that Laundrie was hiding there. But it wasn’t Laundrie, but a man named Josue Calderon († 33). According to the police, he was stabbed to death.
Missing Robert Lowery († 46) found in Wyoming
In the US state of Wyoming, there was also a massive search for clues about Laundrie and his girlfriend Gabby Petito. The body of a missing Texan father was found. Robert Lowery, 46, was discovered near the spot where Petito was found dead in September. The cause of death of the man is suicide.
Presumed remains of Lauren El Cho (30)
A body was also found in California’s Yucca Valley desert. The authorities were looking for the missing cook Lauren El Cho (30). Cho has been missing since June 28th. Her case aroused renewed interest because it was compared to Petito’s disappearance. Authorities have yet to confirm whether the remains are the young woman.
Sara Bayard († 55) found dead in Colorado
The remains of Sara Bayard († 55) were also found off a highway in El Paso County, Colorado. She has been missing since July but was not found until October 9th. No cause of death is known. It is an area that Petito and Laundrie had also toured.
Dead homeless man in Alabama
While police were investigating numerous alleged sightings of Brian Laundrie, a body was also found in the US state of Alabama. Officials followed up a lead that Laundrie was spotted on September 18 in Tillman’s Corner, southwest of Mobile, Alabama.
A large police force searched an area near a supermarket. A body was found in a dumpster. However, after the investigation, the police ruled out any connection with Brain Laundrie. It was explained that the dead man was a local homeless man. (euc)
During police control: Was this where Gabby Petito was calling for help with a show of hands?(01:11)