updated 10/06/2011 AT 8:00 AM ET
•originally published 10/07/2011 AT 12:15 PM ET
She was welcomed home with open arms by friends and family earlier this week in Seattle.
But now, Amanda Knox, whose 2009 murder conviction was overturned in a Perugia, Italy, courtroom on Monday, may be awaiting another special someone.
Amanda’s father, Curt Knox, say she’s expecting to see her former boyfriend, Raffaele Sollecito, 27, who was also released following the overturn of charges related to the 2007 murder of Amanda’s roommate, Meredith Kercher.
“I think Raffaele at some point in time will probably visit Seattle,” Curt Knox tells the U.K.’s Daily Telegraph. “It will be very nice for them to actually see each other again.”