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


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 ( ) 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,

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