One of Dog the Bounty Hunter’s daughters has described his hunt for Brian Laundrie as a publicity stunt.

Cecily Chapman, 28, told the Sun that she believes her reality star father, Duane Chapman, 68, should back off and allow law enforcement to do their thing as they search for the person of interest in Gabby Petito’s death, as New York Post reported.

“It’s just a publicity stunt. That’s really what it is. He needs to back off and let the FBI handle it,” said Cecily Chapman.

Cecily questioned how Dog was financing his hunt for Gabby Petito’s fugitive boyfriend while noting that Dog has already pitched a show about his search for Laundrie to at least one network.

“A real (TV) network would be aware of the situation and I’m pretty sure everyone knows that this is a publicity stunt,” she insisted.

She also said that footage of the bounty hunter wading through waist-high water during his hunt was “totally staged,” and laughed off his claims of making process in the search for Laundrie.

“What, you found a Monster Energy can? What does that do for anyone?” she asked.

Last Wednesday, Dog discovered an empty Monster Energy drink can, which appeared fresh, near the Fort DeSoto campgrounds while looking for Laundrie. He believed it was proof that Laundrie had camped there with his family one week before fleeing.

The bounty hunter’s daughter ruled out the possibility that he might beat the FBI in tracking down the fugitive, who has been on the run for three weeks.

“To be completely honest with you, the FBI is never going to let Dog the Bounty Hunter catch Brian anyway—the FBI is way too prideful for that,” she said.

Cecily and her sister Bonnie, 22, both criticize their father, with Bonnie accusing him of being racist and homophobic and cheating on her mother.

Chapman told Page Six that his daughters were working for people who wished to ruin his reputation.

“Sadly, Bonnie and Cecily have been employed by disgruntled former associates with multiple felonies, who want revenge at any cost, and are attempting to tarnish my reputation,” Chapman said.

Lyssa, his 34-year-old daughter, is still by his side and has been actively involved in the search for Laundrie.

“Due to all the media coverage, we have had to let things cool down and allow the REAL leads come back in. Tips are once again becoming more streamlined and verifiable,” she tweeted on Tuesday.

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