American blogger Gabby Petito has been strangled to death, Teton County Coroner, Wyoming, reported on Tuesday. The girl’s body was found in September at a campsite in Grand Teton National Park. According to the coroner, Petito had died three to four weeks before the body was found. The search for her partner Brian Laundrie, who traveled with her in the United States, is still ongoing. In September, he returned home alone in Florida, refused to talk to the police, and disappeared after several days.
Teton County Coroner, Wyoming, Brent Blue, who has previously admitted death Gabby Petito for homicide, reported on Tuesday that the cause of the death of the American blogger was asphyxiation. The coroner says she was strangled three to four weeks before the body was found.
The girl’s body was found on September 19 at a campsite on the eastern side of Grand Teton National Park.
Gabby Petito goes missing and the blogger’s body is found
Gabby Petito she went missing while traveling across the country with her partner Brian Laundrie. They drove west from Florida in a van to visit national parks in this part of the US. Petito regularly published photos of the trip on social media, the last time on August 25. At the end of August, she also contacted her family for the last time.
On September 1, Laundrie himself returned home in Florida in his friend’s van. A man who hired a lawyer and refused to talk to the police after several days vanished without a traceand his family reported him missing. Florida police started a search for Laundrie.
Gabby’s family notified police that she was missing on September 11. Authorities then began a large-scale search, which focused on Grand Teton National Park, from where the young woman was to contact her loved ones for the last time.
The case of the death of the 22-year-old blogger and the explanation of the role her partner played in this tragedy is followed and widely reported by the American media.
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