Gabby PetitoThe family of uses their voice to get answers.
On Tuesday, September 28, a press conference was held in which Gabby’s relatives expressed their gratitude to law enforcement, detectives and the media for helping them find justice.
“We just hope that through our tragedy of losing Gabby, that in the future something good will come out of it, that we can help other people who might find themselves in a similar situation,” said the Gabby’s stepfather. Jim schmidt told reporters. “What can we do to help people? “
During the moving press conference, Jim and Gabby’s mother Nicole schmidt And father Joseph Petito showed off matching tattoos inspired by Gabby, who was an artist. The new tattoos read “Let It Be” and “Believe”.
“I wanted to have him with me all the time,” Nicole explained, fighting back tears. “I feel it helps that.”
Joseph added, “This is the end. We need positive things to overcome this tragedy that has happened. We cannot let his name be taken in vain. We need positive things.”