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Delmar Man Accused of Assaulting Girlfriend Over a TV Show

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James Ellis, 39, Delmar James Ellis, 39, Delmar

DELMAR, Md.- A Delmar man is behind bars following accusations that he attacked his girlfriend over a television show.

The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office said that on Monday night deputies were called to a home on the 500 block of Memorial Drive. According to deputies, the woman said she was watching TV when her boyfriend, 39-year-old James Ellis, assaulted her over what was being shown on television.

The woman told deputies Ellis grabbed her around the neck and punched her in the face, according to the Sheriff's Office. Deputies said they saw signs of injury that corroborated the victim's story.

Deputies arrested Ellis for second-degree assault and reckless endangerment. He is being held in the Wicomico County Detention Center on $25,000 bond.

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