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Reward Notice

Contact: Rob Cucinotta, special agent & public information officer
For Immediate Release
Wednesday, December 23, 2020

ATF Offers Reward in Search for Man Suspected in Shooting McKeesport Police Officer

PHILADELPHIA — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in conjunction with the Allegheny County Police Department is offering a reward up to $10,000 for information leading to the whereabouts of Koby Francis. Francis is wanted in connection to the shooting of a McKeesport police officer on Dec. 20.

Anyone with information about this crime should contact ATF at 888-ATF-TIPS (1-888-283-8477), or the Allegheny County Police Department at 833-ALL-TIPS (1-833-255-8477). Information can also be sent through ATF’s website at Tips can be submitted anonymously using the Reportit® app, available from both Google Play and the Apple App store, or by visiting

More information on ATF can be found at Follow @ATFPhiladelphia on Twitter for more news about ATF’s work in Pennsylvania.

Person of interest in case

African-American male

Francis is described as 6-foot-2 with a thin build, black hair and black eyes. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, camouflage pants and black shoes with white soles. Anyone seeing him should call 911 immediately. He is considered armed and dangerous.


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