U.S. Marshals have now doubled the reward to anyone with information leading to the arrest of Andre McCoy Jr. who is wanted in connection with the murder of 4-year-old Rowan Sweeney.

Marshal's say the reward has now reached $10,000 for McCoy, who is wanted by the Mahoning County Sheriff's Office on charges of aggravated murder, felonious assault, aggravated burglary, robbery and tampering with evidence.

Rowan Sweeney


Rowan was shot during what police believe to be a robbery of the home where Rowan was staying with his mother. McCoy was taken to the hospital the night of the shooting but left before police could speak with him, he has not been seen since.

McCoy is described as a black male, standing at approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing approximately 215 pounds.



 Anyone with information concerning McCoy can contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED (1-866-492-6833), or you can send a web tip at the following webpage http://www.usmarshals.gov/district/oh-n/index.html. Tipsters can remain anonymous.