FBI names Brian Laundrie person of interest in murder of Gabby Petito during search update | KLAS
TAMPA (WFLA) – The FBI announced Wednesday afternoon that Brian Laundrie is a
person of interest in the murder of Gabby Petito.
The announcement was made following the discovery of partial human remains in an area of the Carlton Reserve in Sarasota County that had been underwater until recently.
“As you’re aware, the FBI and the North Port Police Department and our state and local law enforcement partners have been searching the area of the Carlton Reserve for Brian Laundrie, a
person of interest in the murder of Gabby Petito,” FBI Tampa Division Special Agent in Charge Michael McPherson said.
Last month, the FBI issued an arrest warrant for Laundrie
, who was previously named a
person of interest in the homicide investigation of Petito.