MARDELA SPRINGS, Md. - A Mardela Springs man is accused of assaulting his wife in their home.
The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office says around 11:15 PM on Saturday, a Deputy arrived at a home in the 24000 block of the Ocean Gateway, where the female resident said she had been assaulted by her husband.
According to the report, the victim said 43-year-old Derek Maynard punched her in the face, and tried to choke her. Police say that the woman had signs of injuries that corroborated her account.
Maynard was arrested, charged with 1st and 2nd degree assault, and is being held at the Detention Center on $60,000 bond.