Gabby Petito was strangled to death by “human force,” the Wyoming coroner who oversaw the Long Island native’s autopsy said on Tuesday.
Teton County Coroner Brent Blue offered new details in the investigation into Petito’s cause of death during an appearance on CNN – hours after it was revealed she died by strangulation.
Paperwork offered more specifics, listing the death as “manual strangulation/throttling.”
“Throttling means that someone was strangled by human force,” Blue said on Anderson Cooper 360. “There was no mechanical force involved.”
“People can be strangled by other means,” he said. “We have seen people on snowmobiles who run into a wire – that would be strangling by a mechanical event. But this was, we believe this was strangling by a