FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, March 3, 2023
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Work release escape of Ra'Shaun McGee

Des Moines – Ra'Shaun Dontier McGee, convicted of Burglary 1st Degree in Polk County and various other charges, left the Fort Des Moines Facility without permission and failed to return on Wednesday. 

McGee is a 25-year-old Black male, height 5'8", and weighs 187 pounds. He was admitted to the work release facility on 09/20/2022. 

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

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


Ra'Shaun Dontier McGee
Ra'Shaun Dontier McGee