Eastern Iowa Work Release escape reported


December 8th, 2018 by Ric Hanson

(CEDAR RAPIDS) – Officials with the Iowa Dept. of Corrections said Saturday afternoon, 22-year old Eldra Scott Jennings Jr., who was convicted of Intimidation with a Dangerous Weapon) in Johnson County, failed to report back to the Larry A. Nelson Residential Center as required Saturday morning.

Jennings, Jr.

Jennings Jr. is a black male, 5-feet 6-inches tall, who weighs 164 pounds. He was admitted to the work release facility on November 13, 2018.  Persons with information on Jennings Jr.’s whereabouts should contact local police.