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Convicted robber listed as escaped from Des Moines facility

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say a man convicted of robbery has walked away from the state work release center in Des Moines.

The Iowa Corrections Department said in a news release Tuesday that 67-year-old Clarence Willis left the Fort Des Moines Residential Facility at 5:15 p.m. Monday.

The department says Willis was transferred to the facility on Feb. 28.

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