FREMONT (CBS SF) — A man who had been evading arrest for more than a month was found hiding under a mattress in a Fremont home last week, police said Tuesday.

David Contreras, 36, was wanted on suspicion of domestic violence for allegedly battering a pregnant woman in May, police said.

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Contreras, a Fremont resident, spoke to police on the phone after the incident and told them they wouldn’t be able to find him, according to police.

Officers ultimately found Contreras hiding in a home on Geddy Court last Thursday, police said.

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Investigators believe Contreras may have been hiding in the home for the past month.

Officers are now investigating suspects who they believe harbored Contreras, knowing he was a fugitive.

Contreras was booked at the Fremont Police Detention Facility on suspicion of domestic violence, false imprisonment, a sex offender registration violation and resisting arrest, police said.

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