UPDATE: Bond set for Laurel man who faces charges for allegedly choking wife

UPDATE: Bond set for Laurel man who faces charges for allegedly choking wife

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A Laurel man faces assault charges for allegedly choking his wife.

According to the Laurel Police Department, Marcus Williams, 21, was taken into custody on North 5th Ave around 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

Police said the victim claimed her husband had assaulted and choked her.

Williams remains at the Laurel Police Department until his initial appearance at the Laurel Municipal Court on Wednesday and his bond is set at $50,000.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Laurel Police Department at 601-425-4711 or Crime Stoppers at 601-428-STOP.