Ohio Man Charged In Stoneboro Bar Fight; Jackson Center Man Hospitalized

August 29, 2013
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An Ohio man has been charged after a bar fight in Stoneboro left a Jackson Center man unconscious.

State police from the Mercer County station say 42 year-old Michael Pegish, from Toledo, faces a preliminary hearing next Wednesday.

Police say Pegish and 23 year-old Tanner Edwards were involved in a fight at a bar on Railroad Street in Stoneboro.  Edwards was knocked unconscious, and was subsequently rushed to a Pittsburgh hospital.

Pegish, who sustained only minor injuries in the altercation, was arraigned on charges of aggravated assault and simple assault and was placed in the Mercer County Jail on $15,000 bail.

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