OGDEN, Utah — An Ogden enterprise the place a lacking girl made her final social media submit is becoming a member of nationwide efforts to seek out her.
Gabby Petito and her boyfriend have been driving via Utah on a highway journey this summer time when relations misplaced contact along with her. The boyfriend, Brian Laundrie, has since returned house to Florida with the van they have been touring in, however has refused to cooperate with police.
Petito was final bodily seen at a Salt Lake Metropolis motel on Aug. 25. On that very same day, she made her closing social media submit from The Monarch in Ogden, writing “Blissful Halloween” with a photograph displaying her standing in entrance of a mural whereas holding a pumpkin.
By itself Fb web page Tuesday, The Monarch, which is a restaurant and retail area in Ogden, stated they’re inspecting their safety footage from Aug. 25 to see if it may be of any assist.
“Has anybody seen this stunning girl?,” the enterprise asks, earlier than writing about Petito’s disappearance whereas she and Laundrie drove on a go to to nationwide parks within the space.
Regardless of the search via its safety video, a spokesperson with The Monarch says nobody from legislation enforcement has reached out to them, regardless of the enterprise notifying authorities of attainable footage.
“No legislation enforcement, or anybody investigating this younger woman’s disappearance has reached out to us but. Presently now we have no further info and our ideas are along with her and her household. We pray this has a optimistic ending,” stated Brandy, the overall supervisor of The Monarch.
Petito’s mom stated she final spoke to her daughter on Aug. 25 and have become nervous after not listening to from her for a number of days.
As Laundrie continues to refuse to talk with legislation enforcement, authorities say they’re investigating all kinds of situations.
“We’re hopeful that she’s on the market someplace. Folks simply typically do not need to talk in order that’s actually nonetheless a viable choice,” North Port (Fla.) police spokesperson Josh Taylor stated. “However now we have to arrange for one thing possibly extra sinister.”
Police have confiscated the van the couple have been touring in, however have but to seek out any indicators of foul play, in keeping with FOX Information.