Journey bloggers say they noticed Gabby Petito’s white van two days after final contact
“We got here throughout a white van that had Florida plates,” mentioned blogger Jenn Bethune in a video posted to YouTube. “A small white van. We have been going to cease and say hello as a result of we’re from Florida too, however the van was fully darkish. There was no one there, so we determined to proceed on our means.”
Jenn and Kyle Bethune have been touring down a dust path on the park and noticed the van twice, as soon as on the way in which into the park and one other time on the way in which out.
The bloggers shot the video whereas documenting their household’s cross nation journey, saying that once they stumbled upon the van round 6 or 6:30 p.m. they believed it might need been “deserted.”
“It’s type of freaky for a late Saturday night,” Kyle Bethune mentioned. “However we simply type of had a mind fart, ‘Oh, there’s that van.'”
Petito’s household mentioned they and the FBI are aware of the video, which is one in all a number of potential sightings which have been reported to authorities for the reason that search was launched.
“We imagine that is the van for a number of causes,” the household wrote Sunday on Fb. “Please don’t clog up the tip line with the identical video. That is within the palms of the correct folks. Thanks a lot, that is precisely why we’re asking folks to evaluate older images and video. #FindGabby”
One other reported sighting was made by traveler Shannon Baker, who mentioned she and he husband noticed the van whereas driving by means of the Jenny Lake space of Grand Teton on Agu. 25, the day Petito’s household mentioned was the final time they spoke along with her through FaceTime.
“I’m certain of it,” Baker mentioned. “It had the black ladder on the again and the 2 black rooftops on prime, the 2 bars, and we made the remark that will be the right little camper to go round in.”
When the vacationers noticed information reviews of the lacking lady and an outline of the van, they mentioned they knew straight away it was the identical car they noticed within the park.
“I mentioned, ‘Oh my god!’ That’s the identical van we noticed,” Baker mentioned. “Unquestionably, on my husband’s life, I do know for a undeniable fact that was their van.”