Timeline of Search for Shane Montgomery | NBC 10 Philadelphia

Timeline of Search for Shane Montgomery



    (Published Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015)

    After over a month of searching, the body of 21-year-old college student Shane Montgomery was found Saturday. Here is the timeline of the search for Shane.

    Nov. 26 – Nov. 27

    • Shane Montgomery, a Roxborough native and West Chester University student goes out with his friends Thanksgiving Eve
    • Shane and his friends visit Kildare’s Pub on 4417 Main Street in Manayunk
    • Friends try to text Shane to tell him they are getting ready to leave. Shane’s phone is apparently dead at this point.
    • Bouncer at Kildare’s tells Shane to leave after claiming he bumped into the DJ table around 1:45 a.m.
    • Shane is reported missing

    Nov. 28

    Nov. 29

    Nov. 30

    • Family offers $10,000 reward for information leading to Shane’s whereabouts. Fraternal Order of Police offers $5,000 reward
    • Help Find Shane Go Fund Me Page created

    Dec. 1

    Dec. 3

    Dec. 4

    Dec. 6

    • Reward increases to $50,000.
    • Rosary for Shane held at St. John the Baptist Church on 146 Rector Street
    • Volunteers wear green ribbons to raise awareness and honor Shane

    Dec. 7

    Dec. 9

    Dec. 10

    Dec. 17

    • Montgomery family announces they reached out to Garden State Underwater Recovery Unit, a volunteer diving recovery team, for help in the search

    Dec. 20

    Dec. 21

    Dec. 23

    Jan. 1

    Jan. 3