FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, May 5, 2023
Contact: Nick Crawford (, 515-725-5707

Work release escape of Ali Ali

Coralville – Ali Abdelkarim Ali, convicted of Robbery 2nd Degree in Johnson County, failed to report to the Hope House Residential Center as required yesterday. 

Ali is a 26-year-old white male, height 5'3", and weighs 136 pounds. He was admitted to the work release facility on February 15, 2023. 

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

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