‘Dog the Bounty Hunter’ Addresses Rumors Surrounding Brian Laundrie Manhunt, Asks for Tips

by Megan Molseed

Last week the famous justice seeker, Dog the Bounty Hunter, joined the search for Brian Laundrie. The former reality television star notes that he is dedicated to doing what he can to help in the manhunt for Laundrie. And that he is focused on doing everything in his power to track the man down.

Laundrie is currently considered a fugitive; as authorities are looking for the missing man who is currently wanted in connection to the murder of Gabby Petito.

Since news of Dog the Bounty Hunter’s entrance into the effort, the reality television star, whose real name is Duane Lee Chapman, has received multiple tips about the man’s possible whereabouts. Additionally, the effort has received massive amounts of media attention.

Some Misleading Information

Dog the Bounty Hunter notes that media attention in the general sense is welcome in the search for Laundrie; especially since acting on tips is a major piece of the bounty hunter’s tactic.

However, Dog the Bounty Hunter has reached out on social media to warn the public that some pieces of the investigation have remained private. And not all of the recent reports regarding his current search for Laundrie are true.

On a Tuesday evening, Instagram post the famous bounty hunter addressed some rumors regarding information he has seen in the media about his search for Laundrie.

The bounty hunter also used the moment to keep followers posted as to how he plans on updating the public during the search.

“We have NOT talked to the Laundrie family,” Dog the Bounty Hunter said in the Tuesday evening Instagram post.

“We have NOT arranged to meet Brian Laundrie, though we’d welcome that,” he continued.

Dog the Bounty says that due to the multiple rumors surrounding the search, he and his team have decided to begin using social media to provide regular updates on the effort.

“These rumors are the reason we decided to utilize our social media channels to share truthful information,” he noted.

In the September 28 Instagram post, the bounty hunter added that he appreciates the help over the last few days. This help has given him great tips while on the manhunt to track Laundrie down.

Unwavering Dedication For Justice

The former reality is working with law enforcement on the case. And he notes, he appreciates the help he has been receiving from multiple sources.

“Thanks for all of your help!” noted Dog the Bounty Hunter in the post.

“For those that have asked, we are cooperating with law enforcement as we always do,” he continued. “We will not reveal any information that will jeopardize the case.”