An Oelwein man faces assault charges after an incident in Maynard.

At about 8:30pm Wednesday (Aug. 16) the Fayette County Sheriff's Office got a report of a domestic assault at 705 Main Street in Maynard.

Responding deputies discovered that, after the assault, the suspect had fled the scene in a vehicle.

The assailant, identified as 23 year old Brendon Estling of Oelwein, was found in a traffic stop by officers.

Estling was arrested for Domestic Assault, Causing Bodily Injury, which is a serious misdemeanor.

Estling was held in the Fayette County jail, pending his initial court appearance.

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