Brian Laundrie most likely caused his own death.
Florida law enforcement officials believe he committed suicide.
Sarasota County Sheriff Kurt Hoffman said, “by all accounts [he] probably committed suicide”
The Sheriff believes his remains were found “right out where we thought they he was.”
The Sheriff and North Port Police Chief attended a panel on October 29.
Police Chief Todd Garrison said that by the time they became lead agency, Brian was dead.
A former homicide detective from Washington D.C. also believes Laundrie killed himself.
Det. Ted Williams believes Laundrie died by his own hand, probably from a gunshot wound.
Human remains were found on October 20, and the following day dental records confirmed they were those of Brian Laundrie.