Timeline of Search for Shane Montgomery - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Timeline of Search for Shane Montgomery



    Body of Missing College Student Shane Montgomery Found

    The body of missing college student Shane Montgomery was found Saturday. His heartbroken uncle spoke to NBC10's Christine Maddela about the tragic end to the search. (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