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Gabby Petito case: Brian Laundrie will not have a funeral service


Brian LaundryHis family have decided not to hold a funeral service for him pending further details of his death.

The family lawyer, Steve bertolino, said in a statement that Brian’s parents would forgo hosting a traditional service for him and his remains would instead be cremated, media reported on Sunday, October 24. Brian, the 23-year-old ex-fiancé of the late influencer Gabby Petito, was confirmed dead on Thursday, October 21.

Further, the lawyer said an autopsy did not conclusively establish how Brian died and that the remains were sent to an anthropologist for evaluation.

On Wednesday, October 20, investigators found human remains, along with personal items belonging to Brian, on the Carlton Reservation in Sarasota County, Fla., In a previously submerged location. The next day, the FBI confirmed that it had used dental records to identify the remains.

The discovery of the remains followed a five-week manhunt for Brian. His parents told police they had not seen him since September 14, when he was said to have hiked the reservation and did not return.

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