“Chris Laundrie was requested to help regulation enforcement of their seek for Brian on the protect in the present day,” Bertolino stated. “Because the protect has been closed to the general public Chris has not been capable of search for Brian in the one place Chris and Roberta imagine Brian could also be. Sadly North Port police needed to postpone Chris’ involvement however Chris and Roberta are hopeful there shall be one other alternative to help.”
CNN requested Bertolino whether or not Brian’s mother and father imagine he is within the protect or one other space.
“No, they do not imagine he is in one other space. They imagine he’s within the protect,” Bertolino stated.
Aerial video recorded above the Carlton Reserve confirmed police autos within the space.
Bertolino confirmed to CNN that authorities are speaking with him about any developments.
North Port, Florida, police have stated Laundrie returned to the couple’s residence on his personal from their journey on September 1 — roughly 10 days earlier than Petito’s household reported her lacking. The white van the couple had been touring in was later recovered on the residence.
Greater than two weeks later, Laundrie’s mother and father — who had not been speaking with authorities, apart from by their legal professional — requested police come to their residence the place they shared they hadn’t seen their son since September 14.
This week, Bertolino informed CNN that upon additional communication with the FBI, “we now imagine the day Brian left to hike within the protect was Monday, September 13.”
“The Laundries had been basing the date Brian left on their recollection of sure occasions,” Bertolino stated Wednesday. “Upon additional communication with the FBI and affirmation of the Mustang being on the Laundrie residence on Wednesday September 15, we now imagine the day Brian left to hike within the protect was Monday September 13.”
North Port police confirmed Wednesday that an deserted car discover was positioned on a Ford Mustang belonging to the Laundrie household exterior the Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park on September 14.
Myakkahatchee park is an entrance to the Carlton Reserve.
Bertolino informed CNN on Wednesday that Laundrie’s father, Chris, went to search for him on the night time of September 13 when he did not return from the park.
The following day, on September 14, each of Brian’s mother and father returned to the realm to search for Brian and noticed the quotation on the automobile, Bertolino stated.
The mother and father returned once more the subsequent day, September 15, to retrieve the car.
CNN’s Gregory Lemos contributed to this report.