A 45-year-old Townsend man was arrested July 2 in the 700 block of South DuPont Highway in Milford in response to a report of physical domestic violence.
According to the Milford Police Department, suspect James Marker had been previously issued a no-contact order with the victim.
The victim was treated and released from Bayhealth-Milford Memorial Hospital for non life-threatening injuries.
Marker was charged with third-degree assault, criminal mischief under $1,000 and breach of release for violating the no-contact order.
Marker was committed to Sussex Correctional Institution in lieu of a $15,500 cash-only bond.