PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — ATF officials announced a $10,000 reward for any information leading to the identification those responsible for the abduction, assault and robbery of a woman from Jewelers’ Row earlier this month.
Authorities say one person has been arrested in connection with the incident and the search continues for two others.READ MORE: Philadelphia Commerce Director Michael Rashid Resigns After He Reportedly Made Anti-Semitic Remarks, Verbally Abused His Staff
Officials say 31-year-old Khayree Gay was taken into custody in South Carolina on Friday. He now faces federal robbery and kidnapping charges.
The ATF’s reward is in addition to a $10,000 reward offered by the City of Philadelphia Mayor’s Office.READ MORE: Water Main Break Flooding Multiple Buildings In Society Hill Section, Officials Say
Police say on April 4th, three men grabbed the 53-year-old woman from a parking garage, dragged her into a van then beat, robbed and used a taser on her for hours.
She was eventually found and hospitalized.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Union Miss Out On Eastern Conference Championship Amid COVID Crisis