FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, February 21, 2023
Contact: Nick Crawford (, 515-725-5707

Work release escape of Andrew Buchanan

MARSHALLTOWN – Andrew Brasean Buchanan, convicted of Robbery 2nd Degree in Polk County, failed to report back to the Marshalltown Residential Facility as required Saturday.

Buchanan is a 29-year-old black male, height 5'9", and weighs 156 pounds. He was admitted to the work release facility on February 17, 2020.

Persons with information on Buchanan's whereabouts should contact local police.

For more information on the state's work release program, please see Iowa Code 904.901-904.910


Andrew Brasean Buchanan
Andrew Brasean Buchanan