"This is an event that should've never happened. I'd also like to apologize to my mom and my daughter," Christopher Henderson said of the quintuple homicide.
Police in Atlanta are investigating the incident, which took place early Thursday morning in the southwest of the Georgian city.
Petito, 22, died from strangulation about three to four weeks before her body was found on September 19, a coroner said.
Gabby's death was determined to be caused by strangulation and is believed to have occurred between three or four weeks before she was found.
Bryan Riley is facing 22 charges, including murder, arson, kidnapping, burglary and animal cruelty for the September 5 incident.
"We regularly find deceased migrants in this county, but never anything like this," a Texas sheriff said.
Jason Alan Thornburg will face a charge of capital murder of multiple persons and is being held at Tarrant County Jail on a $1 million bond.
Attorney Steven Bertolino said the Laundrie family went camping from September 6 to September 8, before leaving the park together.
The FBI's annual Uniform Crime Report found homicide offenses rose by 29.4 percent from 2019 – the highest increase since record-keeping began in 1960.
South Dakota reported the highest increase in homicides, while New Hampshire reported the highest decrease.
The heavily dismembered remains were found just after 6:15 on Wednesday morning when the Fort Worth Fire Department responded to a dumpster fire.
Darren Osborne was arrested in connection to four bodies found in an SUV left in a Wisconsin corn field, and is charged with aiding and abetting an offender.
Bodycam footage from the police stop has revealed a glimpse into Gabby Petito and Brian Laundrie's van, in stark contrast to a video they shared.
The Los Angeles Police Department said the victim's caretaker discovered her body in the apartment.
A farmer discovered the four victims in an SUV that was abandoned 50 yards into a standing cornfield on Sunday.
The DOJ will investigate whether or not Georgia's prison facilities provide adequate protection for their incarcerated population against other prisoners.
The victims were found in a vehicle that had been driven into a standing corn field off a rural road in western Wisconsin.
The accused fled the scene but was later caught after stealing four apples, apparently left by locals as offerings to the God of Fortune.
Andrez Martina, 53, is facing multiple charges including first-degree intentional homicide.
"If those individuals were asleep they could have very easily been unconscious or incoherent" due to carbon monoxide, Dauphin County Coroner Graham Hetrick said.
A female officer died, while a male officer is in critical condition after the shooting in the West Englewood neighborhood.
"Much of the information is inaccurate and some is completely false," said Atlanta Police about the rumors and speculation.
Officers found the deceased woman with multiple stab wounds inside one of Atlanta's most popular parks.
The 80-year-old man's death was ruled a homicide on Wednesday. The man's daughter said he was not a pedophile.
The 42-year-old woman told investigators that her ex-boyfriend, 24, was choking and hitting her when she stabbed him once in the chest.
The older girl was found lying on the bed unresponsive, while the toddler was discovered standing next to the bed, police said.
The bodies of 9-year-old Destiny Hogan and her 7-year-old sister, Daysha, were pulled from the water in Lauderhill, Florida, several hours apart on June 22.
Found separately, hours apart, the bodies of two young girls were pulled from a canal in Lauderhill, Florida, on Tuesday. No families have come forward to report a missing child and police are investigating as possible homicide.