Brian Laundrie, the sole person of interest in the death of his girlfriend Gabby Petito, was a chubby misfit and loner while in school – and was not into social media until the couple embarked on their ill-fated cross-country travels.
A longtime pal of the 23-year-old fugitive told The Sun that Laundrie was a “heavier-set social outcast” as a 14-year-old, when he weighed almost 40 pounds more than today.
“These last two years were the most public and open he has ever been. He’s a pretty disconnected off-the-grid type of guy — not the selfie type,” the friend told the news outlet.
“He’s the type of person that would be able to drop everything to secure his means of not being captured and