Brian Laundrie is currently known as the “person of interest” in the missing case of his fiancee Gabby Petito Sine August 2021. When he returned to Florida leaving Gabby behind, everyone suspected him as the one behind her missing. Plus, his showing no willingness to co-operate made everyone even suspicious of him.
Learn more about him here!
Who Is Brian Laundrie?
Biran Laundrie, an artist by profession, gained wider attention for the recent altercation that he was involved in. He and his fiancee Gabby Petito were on a cross-country road trip with their destination in Utah and Wyoming on a 2012 white Ford Transit van. The couple started their journey from Monument Rocks.
However, the trip took a different turn when they got into a domestic problem near the moon-flower, co-op. Police located the witness named Christopher who watched a male and a female arguing. According to the police report, a male walked away so he could calm down, but the female didn’t want to be separated.
According to the report, Gabby began slapping him then the male grabbed the face of the female and pushed her back. He tried to lock himself in the van but the female managed to get inside the van and the couple drove away.
However, the police caught up with the vehicle that Brian was driving and did a traffic stop. At the moment, Gabby was crying uncontrollably in a passenger seat. The couple shared with police that they suffered from mental health problems.
Gabby also mentioned she had OCD whereas Brian said they both had anxiety. At one point they also mentioned Gabby being in a manic state. Considering the situation no charges were filed as it was a mental health case rather than a criminal case.
While Brian was taken to the hotel Gabi stayed in the van.
Later on, Brian flew back to Florida to help his father remove belonging of Brian and Gabby from storage. Then, Brian returned to Utah on 23 August 2021. During that entire time, Gabby was in the hotel when Brian was gone.
Then, the couple left for Wyoming. During this time, Gabby’s mother received text messages from Gabby. But, her mother questioned the origin of the text since it didn’t feel right. She used to be on Facetime 3 times a week with her mother.
But, Brian returned to Florida alone and refused to cooperate with the police and Gabby’s family to help find her. Instead, he chose to hide behind his family attorney.
Brian and his fiancee had started a YouTube channel named Nomadic Statik with 17.9k subscribers.
Where Did Gabby Petito And Brian Laundrie Meet?
Gabby Petito and Brian Laundrie met each other in high school. They reportedly started dating each other in March 2019 after getting involved romantically. A year later in July 2020, the couple got engaged.
“My biggest fear is that one day I’ll wake up and it will have all been a dream because that is what every second has felt like since the moment we found each other. Till death do us part or until I wake up, I’m so happy the answer was yes, Love you Hunny.” Brian wrote on his Instagram to make it Insta official.
However, Gabby’s mother had shared that the engagement had been called off.
Brian Laundrie Age
Brian Laundrie is 23 years old as of this writing (on September 2021). But, his birthday is yet to be revealed.
Who Are Brian Laundrie Parents?
Brian Laundrie was born to his father Christopher Laundrie and mother Roberta Laundrie. While his father was 62 years old, his mother was 55 years old. Brian’s parents lived on Wabasso Avenue in North Port, Florida.
The tax document revealed Brian’s parents owned 10,000 sq. feet property in the area.
Brian’s parents released an official statement through their lawyer where they shared that it was a difficult time for both families. They shared that a search has been organized for Gabby in or near Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming.
They also stated in the statement that on the advice of counsel the Laundrie family is remaining in the background at this juncture and will have no further comment.
In addition, Gabby’s family also wrote a letter addressing Brian’s parents. According to the format retrieved by ABC7 Chicago, they mentioned Christopher and Roberta’s instinct to protect Brian. But, Gabby’s family begged to put Brian’s parents in their shoes and understand how difficult it has been for them not co-operating with the police.
They questioned, about how could they keep her location hidden as she was going to be their daughter-in-law. They also affected how it affected their lives and begged to tell Gabby’s family if they were even looking at the right place.
Does Brian Laundrie Have Any Siblings?
Brian Laundrie has only one sibling, his sister Cassie Laundrie. Cassie also spoke to the press and stated that her kids loved Brian and wished that her future sister-in-law would return home safe. While all of Brian’s family members were speaking on the well-being of Gabby, it confused the people that none of them were cooperating to give away any details of Gabby’s last whereabouts.
How Tall Is He?
Brian Laundrie should stand at the height of at least 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 meters). On the other hand, Gabby stood tall at 5 feet 5 inches or 1.65 meters and 110 pounds.
His Social Media Reach
The only social media platform where Brian could be discovered was Instagram. He had gathered 79k followers on the platform and contained only 66 posts in total. His account was spammed with users asking about the whereabouts of Gabby.
However, Gabby’s family mentioned an unusual situation when they discovered that her Instagram account was mysteriously deleted.
The family attorney shared that they had no idea who deleted the account. Whereas, Facebook stated that her Instagram account was removed in error and has since been reinstated.