デサンティス’ comments came after a press conference in North Port, フロリダ—ブライアンランドリーが両親と亡くなった婚約者と一緒に住んでいた場所, ギャビー・ペティート—その間に知事は $ 1.69 million grant for the city to help with job creation.
“ええと, my view would be, it’s a little disappointing that we still don’t have this guy’s whereabouts,” DeSantis said in response to a question about Laundrie from Fox News Miami correspondent Phil Keating.
“This is obviously somebody that would be a suspect when something like this happens,” デサンティス, a father to two daughters, 追加されました. “Clearly there [だった] things going on here with the family. So I hope that he’s apprehended and brought to justice if, 実際には, he was the one that is guilty of this, because it’s a really sad thing — this is a very beautiful young girl with a lot of potential. And a lot of people really loved her a lot, and to see this happen really is heartbreaking.”
Law enforcement on Friday continued to search for Laundrie at the Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park in North Port while also conducting “special response team training,” ノースポート警察によると. 公園はTに隣接しています. マブリーカールトンジュニア. 予約, where law enforcement has been searching for Brian Laundrie for weeks.
ランドリー, 23, is a fugitive wanted on debit card fraud charges and a person of interest in Petito’s killing, which a coroner on Tuesday ruled as homicide by strangulation. The pair were traveling cross country in a Ford Transit van before Petito’s parents reported her missing Sept. 11.
Laundrie returned home to North Port Sept. 1 in the van without Petito. He has been named a person of interest in the case, and his whereabouts have been unknown for weeks. His parents reported him missing to North Port Police on Sept. 17.
On Sept. 23, インクルード FBI issued an arrest warrant for Laundrie, accusing him of bank card fraud. Authorities alleged at the time that he used an unidentified person’s Capital One card and the personal identification number to charge or withdraw over $ 1,000 8月の間に. 30 and Sept. 1, a period when Petito was missing.