Ben Sixsmith

Gabby Petito and the pitfalls of online sleuthing

  • From Spectator Life

The tragic case of Gabrielle Petito attracted international interest for various reasons: the mystery of her disappearance, the double mystery of her boyfriend disappearing and, perhaps most significantly, the fact that the pair had been traveling together and documenting their journey on social media. People had an almost proprietorial interest in the case.

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