FBI joins hunt for college senior last seen at bar

Shane Montgomery - Missing West Chester University student
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FBI joins hunt for college senior last seen at bar
This was the shirt Shane was last seen wearing.
JUST IN: FBI confirms they're involved in search for missing college student: http://t.co/gL6XQU3wjT #HelpFindShane http://t.co/GKqhBQTFmn
Marine units brave frigid Manayunk Canal waters to search for Shane Montgomery http://t.co/38bZr0YGTE http://t.co/joZ7m50F3F
Some of Shane Montgomery's family watches as Marine Unit searches every inch of the canal... #HelpFindShane #nbc10 http://t.co/ijNOdW1vqN
Prayers @LCCrusaders tonight for safe return of @RomanCatholicHS @RomanAthletics grad Shane Montgomery #helpfindshane http://t.co/LVn9hncgd5
Emotional candle vigil for Shane Montgomery with family, friends and the Manayunk Community #findShane http://t.co/24jtxWGaBa
Manayunk canal dotted w/barrels of wood lit for Shane Montgomery. Residents lay candles by canal. @PhillyInquirer http://t.co/Esk4QQZ2c1
Dozens attend a vigil for Shane Montgomery, 21 yr old missing since Thurs AM in Manayunk #HelpFindShane http://t.co/7JEEHJDZZn
Combing the canal. #FindShane http://t.co/GjnxmyjmuZ

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The FBI has now joined the search for a college senior who was last seen leaving a crowded Philadelphia bar after a night out with friends.

On Sunday afternoon, police combed the frigid waters of the Manayunk Canal but came up empty in their search for 21-year-old West Chester University student Shane Montgomery.

Montgomery's parents watched from the canal bank.

Police say Montgomery was home from school and had met up with friends Wednesday night. Authorities say he became separated from them and was escorted out by a bouncer at 2 a.m. Thursday after stumbling. He hasn't been seen since.

An FBI spokesperson tells WCAU-TV that their taskforce is often involved in missing-person's cases where the person disappears under "suspicious circumstances."

FBI Joins Search For Missing West Chester Student

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