Utah investigators have decided that there is no such thing as a connection between the horrific double homicide of a newlywed couple discovered useless simply outdoors Moab and the missing particular person case of Gabby Petito, who handed by means of the town with the fiancé who drove again to Florida with out her.

“It has been determined that the Gabby Petito missing person case is not related to the double-homicide case involving Crystal Turner and Kylen Schulte,” Grand County Sheriff Steven White mentioned in a press release Friday afternoon.


Crystal Turner, 38, and Kylen Schulte, 24, have been discovered useless on Aug. 18 with a number of gunshot wounds within the South Mesa space of the La Sal Loop Road. The ladies had final been seen alive on Aug. 13 at Woody’s Tavern in downtown Moab.

Newlyweds Kylen Schulte and Crystal Turner have been found shot to dying at a campsite close to Moab, Utah.
(Kylen Schulte)

Local companies and nameless donors are providing a $20,000 reward for data that might crack the case, the sheriff’s workplace mentioned. Anyone with data is requested to name investigators at (435) 259-8115.

Authorities had been wanting into the instances as probably connected due to their shut proximity in timing and site.

A day earlier than Turner and Schulte went missing, an incident associated to one other unsolved case occurred simply outdoors the Moonflower, the place Schulte had been working till 3 p.m. on Aug. 12. A witness known as 911 to report a potential home incident between Petito and her fiancé, Brian Laundrie, round 4:30 p.m. that day.

Weeks later, Laundrie drove residence to his dad and mom’ home in Florida – in Petito’s van however with out her. Then he employed a lawyer and mentioned nothing to police or to his fiancée’s household, in accordance to authorities.

Both instances stay underneath investigation.