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      Brunswick County deputies arrest man accused of assaulting a pregnant woman

      Friday afternoon, d eputies with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office arrested a man wanted for multiple assault charges, according to Emily Flax with the Sheriff's Office.

      The Sheriff's Office had put out information earlier on Friday saying they were searching for him.

      Maurice Kendell Wright, 29, of Winnabow is in the Brunswick County Detention Facility under a $65,000 bond.

      He's accused of Habitual Misdemeanor Assault, Assault on a Female, Battery of Unborn Child and Assault Inflicting Serious Injury.

      These charges stem from an incident on March 31 in the Leland area.