FBI: Offering $10,000 for Information on Yingying Zhang
URBANA, Ill. (WICS) —
It's been nearly a week since a 26-year-old scholar went missing at the University of Illinois, and now the FBI is joining the search to locate Yingying Zhang.
The FBI is now offering $10,000 for any information leading to the location of Yingying Zhang.
The Springfield FBI they're treating this is a kidnapping case.
The agency is putting up billboard messages across the state and beyond about urging anyone with information to come forward.
Zhang was last seen Friday afternoon.
Surveillance footage shows her getting into a dark Saturn Astra.
Police are still looking for the driver of that vehicle.
Zhang was wearing a charcoal-colored hat with a white logo.
Anyone with information should call 911 or the U of I police.