the republic logo

Authorities say officers captured inmate listed as escaped from Council Bluffs Work Release Facility

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa — Authorities say officers have captured an inmate listed as escaped from the Council Bluffs Work Release Facility.

Council Bluffs police say Roger Madsen ran from a pickup after it was pulled over Tuesday. The officers caught Madsen after following his tracks in the snow.

The Daily Nonpareil reports (http://bit.ly/1JEyu5o ) the 32-year-old was listed as escaped when he didn't return to the facility after work on Jan. 14.

Madsen is serving a 20-year sentence for prohibited acts involving a controlled substance, two counts of theft, assault with intent to injure a peace officer and assault with a weapon on a peace officer.


Information from: The Daily Nonpareil, http://www.nonpareilonline.com

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2016 The Republic, a publication of AIM Media Indiana unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.