Gabby PetitoThe 22-year-old “Van Life” blogger believed to be dead sent an unusual text message to her mother, two weeks before her disappearance was reported, according to new unsealed documents.
“Can you help Stan, I just keep getting his voicemails and missed calls,” the text message dated August 27 read, according to a search warrant application filed Friday and WWSB. posted online byABC station in Sarasota, Florida.
“Stan” refers to his grandfather.
However, her mother, Nicole Schmidt, called it a “strange text” because Petito had never called her and was “worried that something was wrong with her daughter,” the warrant states.
The “Stan” message is the last known communication from Petito, the warrant notes, adding that his social media posts also took off, which was “not normal behavior” for him.
An additional text message from Petito’s phone, sent on August 30, said “no service in Yosemite,” but an attorney for his family. told insider They don’t believe he sent it.
On Sunday, Explorers found a dead body Matching pettito’s details at Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming. An autopsy is underway to confirm the finding.
“All Gabby’s Family Wants The World To Know Brian Isn’t Missing,” Petito Family said in a statement on Friday. “He’s hiding.”