Hawaii Police Department
Juvenile Aid Section, Area II
Lieutenant Glenn Uehana
Phone: 326-4646, Ext. 230
December 7, 2007
(See larger photo) Thomas James Crowe
…arrested for failing to surrender for federal sentencing
Police asked for help in locating the Kona man on Tuesday (December 4) and received a tip from the public. Based on the tip, a patrol officer made checks in a Kona hotel parking lot and located Crowe sleeping in a car. Part of his body was hidden in the trunk. He was arrested without incident at about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday (December 5).
Police turned Crowe over to the U.S. Marshals Service Thursday (December 6) at 2:15 p.m.
He had been sentenced to 57 months in federal prison for possession of child pornography. A federal warrant was issued for his arrest on November 20 for failure to surrender for sentencing and violating terms of supervised release.