MUSCATINE — A Muscatine man pleaded guilty to a felony possession of a firearm, according to a news release form County Attorney Alan Ostergren. Jessie Hill, 27, will be sentenced at 9:45 a.m. Friday, July 27.
Hill escaped from the Iowa Department of Correctional Service's work release facility in Davenport. The Muscatine Police Department was executing a search warrant March 14 at a Muscatine residence seeking to take Hill into custody. During the execution of the warrant, officers found Hill in possession of a loaded handgun.
Hill was previously convicted of a felony offense of burglary.
—Zachary Oren Smith