APPALACHIAN Path, North Carolina – A male hiking along the Appalachian Path in North Carolina promises to have spoken with fugitive Brian Laundrie Saturday morning, according to a report from The New York Article.

Dennis Davis, 53 and a Florida engineer, told The Put up that a male waved him down on Waterville Highway, which operates together the climbing path.

He explained a person pulled up to his car and questioned for instructions to California using only back again roadways.

“I rolled my window down and I begun talking with the gentleman. I could tell correct absent that some thing was not ideal with him,” Davis told Fox Information in an interview.

Davis said he advised the male to consider Interstate 40, which would get him to California. Nonetheless, the person refused and claimed he needed to just take the back again roads.


He also advised Fox News that he first suspected the gentleman could have been on medicine but later on believed he was “mentally shot.” He also mentioned the guy was speaking about a combat he experienced with his girlfriend.

“He reported ‘Man, I’m missing.’ I stated ‘What are you striving to discover?’ and he claimed ‘Me and my girlfriend bought in a battle but she referred to as me, instructed me she enjoys me, and I have to get to California to see her,’” Davis recalled.

He reported he did not understand the person as Brian Laundrie till he pulled over and appeared up images on his cellphone.

Davis termed the FBI several instances, alongside with Tennessee and North Carolina law enforcement to report the sighting and the man’s truck, thought to be a white Ford F-150, according to studies.

In accordance to the Haywood County Sheriff’s Place of work in North Carolina, they obtained the get in touch with from Davis around 2:40 a.m., and several deputies had been dispatched to the spot. Deputies stated they arrived across a several equivalent cars and trucks but after working the plates, they had been very likely hikers.


“Law enforcement is in all probability receiving thousands and thousands of sales opportunities on this dude, but I am not some goofball out there doing drugs in the middle of the night time. I am a hugely-educated expert,” Davis informed The Put up.

Davis said as of Sunday morning, he has yet to receive a get in touch with again from the law enforcement or the FBI.

The girlfriend of Brian Laundrie, Gabby Petito, was observed lifeless in the Grand Teton Countrywide Park on Sept. 11. The Teton County Coroner has ruled her loss of life a murder.

Brian Laundrie is wished by the FBI for fraud fees similar to an unauthorized transaction designed all through the exact same time Gabby Petito, according to the Associated Press.


He stays a man or woman of curiosity in the dying of Petito.

Extra on KSAT:

Copyright 2021 by KSAT – All legal rights reserved.