U.S. Marshals Task Force says pressure from WMW leads accused woman abuser to surrender

tommieFUGITIVE CAPTURED April 22, 2014 -- U.S. Marshals Task Force says their search efforts and pressure from being on Washington's Most Wanted led domestic violence suspect Tommie Lewis to surrender. WANTED BY U.S. MARSHALS IN SEATTLE April 19, 2014 -- The U.S. Marshals Pacific Northwest Fugitive Apprehension Task Force is on the hunt for an accused woman abuse. Many domestic violence attacks happen behind closed doors, but for Tommie Lewis, Seattle detectives say he beat his girlfriend in a very popular public place. “He has a history of domestic violence and in this particular case, he and his girlfriend got in a pretty heated argument down by Green Lake,” says Ret. Det. Myrle Carner with Crime Stoppers of Puget Sound. “He physically assaulted her. Hit her numerous times in the face. Hit her on the back of the head. If that wasn't enough, then he takes and he chokes her out until she loses consciousness. Fortunately, she lives through this deal. But, he's got a history of this. He's got a history of drugs. This is a guy who's not going to stop until we actually physically put him in jail.” Tommie Lewis is 37 years old. He's also wanted by the Department of Corrections for Escape. If you know how to help the task force track him down, call an anonymous tip into: CRIME STOPPERS: 1-800-222-TIPS You must call the Crime Stoppers hotline with your tip to be eligible to receive a cash reward for information leading to a fugitive’s arrest. CLICK HERE for information on how to TEXT A TIP to Crime Stoppers