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Brian Laundrie attorney Bertolino slams John Walsh after ID special on Gabby Petito case

Brian Laundrie’s attorney Steve Bertolino tore into “America’s Most Wanted” creator John Walsh Thursday, the morning after the longtime TV host aired an ID channel special on the unsolved homicide of Laundrie’s former fiancée, Gabby Petito. → Read More

Brian Laundrie's sister's family targeted with violent threats, records show

Brian Laundrie's brother-in-law asked Manatee County deputies for increased patrols in his neighborhood in mid-September after he said his family received alarming threats amid an ongoing manhunt for the Florida fugitive, according to sheriff's records. → Read More

Gabby Petito autopsy paints grim picture of last moments, experts say

The Gabby Petito autopsy finding that she died of homicide by strangulation indicates a likelihood of domestic violence and deadly intent, experts tell Fox News. → Read More

Gabby Petito autopsy: Expert weigh in after coroner's 'manual strangulation' ruling

Amid Tuesday’s news that Gabby Petito died as a result of "manual strangulation," some of the nation’s most expert forensic pathologists are sounding off, with one explaining how medical professionally likely reached their conclusions. → Read More

Gabby Petito autopsy: Coroner alludes to domestic violence after declaring strangulation as her cause of death

The coroner from Gabby Petito's investigation alluded to domestic violence being a news conference following a question on being in the spotlight of such a big case. → Read More

Gabby Petito autopsy: Cause of death was strangulation, Teton County Coroner Dr. Brent Blue says

Gabby Petito died from strangulation, Teton County Coroner Dr. Brent Blue revealed during a Tuesday news briefing, weeks after the FBI uncovered her remains at Bridger-Teton National Forest north of Jackson Hole, Wyoming. → Read More

Gabby Petito autopsy: Who is Dr. Brent Blue, Teton County coroner?

The Teton County Coroner Dr. Brent Blue is expected to address the cause and manner of death of 23-year-old Gabby Petito Tuesday afternoon, more than three weeks after the FBI found her remains at a campsite north of Jackson Hole, Wyoming. → Read More

Moab murders: Utah private investigator joins probe into unsolved shootings of Kylen Schulte, Crystal Turner

A private investigator looking into the Moab murders from mid-August is hoping that a combination of technology, social media and old-fashioned detective work will turn up new leads in the unsolved slayings of Kylen Schulte and Crystal Turner. → Read More

Gabby Petito autopsy: Wyoming coroner to give update Tuesday

Teton County, Wyoming, coroner Brent Blue on Tuesday will hold a virtual press conference regarding the final autopsy report for deceased Gabby Petito. → Read More

Brian Laundrie search: Experts dissect garden bunker theory

Brian Laundrie is probably not hiding out in a bunker in his parents’ backyard, a pair of experts in the industry tell Fox News — but there’s a small chance there's one somewhere else on the property. → Read More

Brian Laundrie manhunt: Leading attorneys weigh in on case tied to Gabby Petito homicide

Brian Laundrie’s best bet is to surrender safely to police so his defense team can get to work in court, a top U.S. defense attorney told Fox News with a manhunt underway for the Florida fugitive wanted on a federal debit card fraud charge following the death of fiancée Gabby Petito. → Read More

Brian Laundrie manhunt: Appalachian Trail ideal place to 'get lost,' thru-hiker says

Florida fugitive Brain Laundrie’s whereabouts remain unknown almost four weeks after his parents say they last saw him leaving their North Port home for a hike in a nearby environmental reserve. → Read More

Brian Laundrie manhunt: Christopher Laundrie enters Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park, joins search

Brian Laundrie's father, Christopher Laundrie, has entered the Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park Thursday in the search for his fugitive son. → Read More

Brian Laundrie manhunt: Fugitive's father to join search at Carlton Reserve, lawyer says

Florida fugitive Brian Laundrie’s attorney said Wednesday that Christopher Laundrie would begin assisting authorities in the search for his son – who was last seen on Sept. 13, just days after his fiancée Gabby Petito officially became a missing person. → Read More

Hiker who claimed Brian Laundrie sighting near Appalachian Trail says FBI 'took a lot of notes' during meeting

Dennis Davis, the hiker who claimed he spoke to fugitive Brian Laundrie on Oct. 2, says the FBI "took a lot of notes" when he met with an agent and North Carolina law enforcement Wednesday. → Read More

Deceased hiker found near Gabby Petito's remains died by suicide: coroner

The Teton County coroner has released the cause and manner of death for Robert “Bob” Lowery, the missing hiker found dead in Wyoming near where authorities found the remains of Gabby Petito last month. → Read More

Brian Laundrie manhunt: Moab police urge calm in Petito probe

Police in Moab, Utah, are calling for patience and calm as they await the results of an independent investigation into the response to an Aug. 12 domestic violence call involving Gabby Petito and Brian Laundrie. → Read More

Brian Laundrie's survival skills are 'mediocre,' sister Cassie says

Florida fugitive Brian Laundrie, the fiancé of slain van life blogger Gabby Petito, has arguably become the most wanted man in America after slipping off into hiding following reports of her disappearance on Sept. 11. → Read More

Brian Laundrie should surrender, former fugitive says

A former federal fugitive who spent two years on the lam is urging Florida’s Brian Laundrie to surrender to authorities following the homicide of his fiancée Gabby Petito. → Read More

Brian Laundrie manhunt: Florida fugitive last seen a day earlier than previously believed, lawyer says

Brian Laundrie was last seen by his parents on Sept. 13, according to family attorney Steven Bertolino, who said more than two weeks ago it was a day later. → Read More