BOONE, NC (FOX Carolina)- Boone police say they are aware of a Facebook post that claims that Brian Laundrie, fiancée of the late Gabby Petitio, has been seen in the area. 

The post was made in Facebook group for hikers in the area. 

Police say there have not been any confirmed sightings of Laundrie in the area and all of the phone calls they have received about him have been in reference to the Facebook post. 

Stay tuned as we work to learn more. 

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aklauer

The posts being referred to in this article did not originate in the Girls Who Hike SC group. These were outside social media posts being shared within the group for safety purposes and have since been deleted. GWHSC is uninvolved in this situation and would appreciate having our named removed from the article.

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