Dover man wanted on assault and strangulation charges

Maurice J. Wells, 35, of Dover, Del.

Delaware State Police are asking for the pubic's help in finding a Dover man wanted on charges of assault, strangulation, terroristic threatening and child endangerment.

According to police, Maurice J. Wells, 35, was involved in two separate incidents occuring this past Friday and Sunday. Wells reportedly punched a 30-year-old female victim and strangled her in front of her three young children.

Anyone with information on Wells' location is asked to call the DSP Troop 3 Major Crimes Unit at 302-698-8434 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

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