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Appalachian Trail hiker who thought he met Brian Laundrie to meet with FBI

A Florida engineer who claimed he talked to Brian Laundrie on the Appalachian Trail explained to The Write-up on Tuesday that he ideas to meet up with with the FBI to talk about the weird come across.

“I’ll be meeting them possibly Tuesday or Wednesday in North Carolina,” Dennis Davis mentioned.

The hiker instructed a 911 dispatcher that he was “99.99 per cent sure” he spoke with the late Gabby Petito’s fugitive boyfriend, who is required on fraud prices for allegedly applying someone’s bank card around the time she disappeared.  

“I’ll fulfill any person out there if they want to,” Davis, 53, explained to the Haywood County, North Carolina, Sheriff’s Business dispatcher. “I’m telling you, it was him.”

He reported the man was “talking wild” and “acting amusing,” a freshly released recording reveals.

The dispatcher instructed Davis she would report his phone to her sergeant — but he advised The Publish on Saturday that calls to authorities, together with the FBI, have been not returned.

Dennis Davis claims that he encountered Brian Laundrie though driving on the Appalachian Trail on the North Carolina border.
According to David Dennis, the man he spoke to sounded like Brian Laundrie and seemed to be “talking wild” and “acting funny."
According to Dennis Davis, the man he spoke to sounded like Brian Laundrie and appeared to be “talking wild” and “acting funny.”
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On the other hand, he explained to Fox Information on Monday that he at some point obtained a return get in touch with from the sheriff’s office on Sunday, and was informed they dispatched a deputy to the scene about 12 hours following he reported the sighting.

In a statement Monday, the Haywood County sheriff stated it experienced “received a range of phone calls about the sighting of Brian Laundrie above the previous many times, each just one becoming investigated comprehensively and spots of issue searched, but all to no avail.”

Davis explained to The Put up earlier that he was driving where by the Appalachian Trail runs in the vicinity of the border of North Carolina and Tennessee on Saturday morning when he was flagged down by the stranger.

The FBI has been looking for Brian Laundrie since September 14, 2021 when he told his parents he was going on a hike and never returned.
The FBI has been on the lookout for Brian Laundrie given that September 14, 2021, when he instructed his dad and mom he was going on a hike and hardly ever returned.
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FBI agents took away possible evidence from the home of Brian Laundrie to help with the manhunt.
FBI agents took away feasible evidence from the house of Brian Laundrie to help with the manhunt.
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Gabby Petito's family claims that Brian Laundrie has bragged that he would be able to survive on the land if he absolutely had to.
Gabby Petito’s relatives promises Brian Laundrie has bragged that he would be in a position to survive off the land if he unquestionably experienced to.
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Laundrie, 23, disappeared in mid-September while being sought for questioning in the death of the 22-yr-aged Extended Island native for the duration of the couple’s cross-place trip.

Petito vanished and was observed useless in a Wyoming campground on Sept. 19, practically three months following Laundrie returned property to Florida in her van without having her.

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