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UPDATE: Man arrested in connection with assault at Mardela Springs party

MARDELA SPRINGS, Md. - A man was arrested, after deputies say he was the second person involved in an assault at a party, in Mardela Springs.

The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office says on Monday, they identified and 42-year-old Van Turner, of Hebron, as the second suspect involved in an assault on September 16, in Wicomico County. According to the report, on that day, Turner was assaulted a man a a party by wrestling him to the ground and then continued to to assault him. Authorities report that 28-year-old Dana Dennard, of Salisbury, was then responsible for stabbing the victim four times in his side.

Turner was arrested and charged with assault first degree, assault second degree, reckless endangerment, and affray. He is currently being held at the Wicomico County Detention Center without bond.


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