FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, July 26, 2023
Contact: Nick Crawford (, 515-725-5707

Work release escape of Alan Ellison

DUBUQUE – Alan Denzel Ellison, convicted of Domestic Abuse Assault - 3rd or Subsequent Offense in Dubuque County, failed to report back to the Dubuque Residential Facility as required yesterday evening.

Ellison is a 29-year-old black male, height 6'2", and weighs 207 pounds. He was admitted to the work release facility on July 6, 2023.

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

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