The partner of the slain Gabi Pettito (22) can still be found. North Carolina authorities are now following up on a series of calls that indicate Brian Laundry, 23, is hiding on Appalachian Road.
This was confirmed by the Mayors of Watoga and Avery counties WSOC-TVThey received more than six references to Gabi Pettito’s fugitive 23-year-old friend earlier this week.
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The Appalachian Mountains is a region familiar to Laundry because, according to various reports, he “lived alone for months” there.
However, it was not clear how many clues turned out to be actual Brian Laundry scenes. Among other things, the car was stopped to investigate possible bullets. However, this did not lead to anything.
Watauga officials are also investigating online posts related to the 23-year-old’s sighting. “We have been monitoring social media for any purported sightings or information about Brian Laundry in the area,” Watoga County Sheriff Lynn Hagaman confirmed.
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Brian Laundry was also allegedly seen in Boone, North Carolina, officials say.
The FBI has been notified
Sheriff said some of the clues were strong enough to pass on to other local, state and federal law enforcement agencies. This means the FBI is also aware.
Brian Laundry returned from a road trip with girlfriend Gabe Pettito on September 1st – but without her. Pettito was officially reported missing on September 11 and later found dead in Wyoming. (European Union)
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