Gabrielle Petito and her boyfriend went on a cross-country trip in a converted camper van, but Gabby's mom says she lost contact with her daughter around August 25.
Gabby's mother reported her daughter missing September 11 and North Port Police said that's when they found the camper van parked at the boyfriend's parents' house in Sarasota County, Florida.
Now multiple agencies from Florida to New York to the FBI are trying to figure out what happened to Gabby, who was posting about her trip on social media and Youtube before she disappeared.
Developing tonight. Police are searching for Northport woman who is missing 22 year old Gabrielle Petito has been traveling the country but was recently reported missing out of her New York. Where her family lives. They were last in contact with her at the end of August. FOX 13's Evan Axelbank joins us now live in north port where police were helping with this case. What can you tell us seven. Well police found the van. They were traveling here at the home that his own potentially by the boyfriend's parents. There now processing that they've told it away and are looking through it for any evidence. They Can find family in New York say that Gabrielle Potato was on a cross country trip, leaving Long Island on July 2nd. They were headed to Oregon but stopping numerous places along the way, documenting their journey in their van on YouTube. Family last spoke with her August 24th or 25th, and last texted with her August 30th. She was reported missing this weekend, September 11th, and they may have reached as far as Grand Teton National Park. Her boyfriend is not missing, but police are not saying how he may or may not be involved in where she is right now. Police found the van at this home this weekend. You know, that's that's our main goal right now. He's just trying to find some answers. You know again, we're hopeful that she's out there somewhere. You know people sometimes just don't want to communicate. So that's certainly still, you know a viable option. Oh, but. We have to prepare for something maybe more sinister. Gabrielle is 22 years old. She's five ft five and 110 pounds. She has blonde hair and several tattoos, including one on her finger and also one on her forearm that says, Let it be. Anyone with information is, of course, asked to give Crime stoppers a call neighbors we have spoken to here in this neighborhood, of course, shocked and they're very much
hoping for her safe return, Linda.
1. When was Gabrielle Petito gone missing?
2. Was her boyfriend also missing?
3. Where was the van found?