Reward Offered in Search for Pennsylvania Man Accused of Threatening President
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest of a Pennsylvania man indicted for threatening to harm President Trump and law enforcement officers.
Shawn Christy, who is considered armed and dangerous, posted the threats on Facebook between June 3 and 12, which said he was going to shoot the President in the head and was going to use "lethal force" on any officer who tries to arrest him on a bench warrant, according to the federal indictment. Christy also threatened to injure another person by posting “Your a dead man….Lets play.”
The latest on the investigation
- July 29: Suspected of stealing a Dodge Caravan from Butler Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.
- July 30: Christy spotted at the Sheetz at 910 and I79 in Wexford, PA at approximately 4:50 a.m.
- Aug. 2: Stolen Dodge Caravan located in Nitro, West Virginia area.
- Aug. 2-3: Pickup truck was stolen from West Virginia.
- Aug. 4: Truck found in Adair County, KY.
- Aug. 9: 2001 Jeep Cherokee believed to have been stolen by Christy in Adair County, Kentucky. Vehicle is a green mail delivery truck with a black hood and has a Kentucky plate of 095WYT. It was last spotted around 2 p.m. on I64-E in Huntington, WV.
Anyone who has information on Christy's whereabouts is asked to call the FBI immediately at 215-418-4000.