FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, April 18, 2023

Contact: Nick Crawford (, 515-725-5707

Work release escape of Dana Scott, Jr.

WATERLOO – Dana Lee Scott, Jr., convicted of Robbery 2nd Degree in Black Hawk County, failed to report to the Waterloo Residential Correctional Facility as required yesterday.

Scott is a 22-year-old black male, height 5'11", and weighs 217 pounds. He was admitted to the work release facility on March 16, 2023.

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

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


Photo of Dana Scott, Jr.
Dana Scott, Jr.