Dog the Bounty Hunter speculated in a new interview that Brian Laundrie — the sole individual of curiosity in the dying of his girlfriend, Gabby Petito — could be a “serial killer.”
“I’m thinking more and more about him being maybe a serial killer — not just a killer of Gabby. The books he reads are unbelievable,” Dog, whose actual title is Duane Chapman, told the Sun.
The 68-year-old movie star TV star — who has been on the hunt for Laundrie, 23 — claimed to have uncovered the fugitive’s “demonic past” and his obsession with the “dark side,” in line with the news outlet.
He cited the sorts of disturbing books the couple had allegedly learn.
“A couple of the books that he’s been reading are 10 times worse than ‘Dungeon and Dragons.’ This kid, Brian, has taken those books obviously to heart. And this is what happens when your kid is looking at those kinds of things,” he advised the Sun.
“He just overnight just didn’t become a killer. A killer is made, and he is built to be or she, a killer,” Chapman continued. “He built himself to be that by looking at that kind of, let’s say the dark side stuff. There are pictures of demons all over it.”
Laundrie as soon as boasted about studying a e book about a serial killer and wrote on Instagram that he and Petito had learn the 2002 horror-satire novel “Lullaby” by Chuck Palahniuk, the news outlet reported.
“The f—- craziest out of all of Chuck’s books on my shelf, I can’t fathom how he must have written this one! I’d love to preach all of the insane twists and turns but all I can say is that I’ll never forget the name Rant Casey. Or Green Taylor Simms,” he wrote.
“Me and my fiancé read this one out loud together and boy oh boy I can’t believe some of the stuff coming out of our mouths,” Laundrie added.
Palahniuk’s novel is about a journalist who’s writing an article about crib dying when he notices a unusual connection between infants’ deaths and people of his personal spouse and toddler.
The journalist, Carl Streator, finds out that his household had died after he learn them a “culling song” from a e book — then begins killing folks over minor annoyances after he memorizes the rhyme.
Online sleuths additionally got here throughout some chilling posts by Laundrie in social media, together with one from final yr that featured a picture of ghoulish figures with scythes.
“Grim Reaper leading sheep to the slaughter,” he reportedly wrote.
Meanwhile, Dog’s daughter Lyssa Chapman teased that “big news” would be launched quickly about the seek for Laundrie.
“I’m hoping tomorrow I’ll be able to share some BIG news with you guys,” she wrote Thursday, in line with the Sun. “Having to stay tight-lipped for now … trust the process.”