Pittsburgh Man Charged In Clarion County Bar Attack Will Stand Trial

November 19, 2013
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A Pittsburgh man who was accused in an attack on a Leeper man outside a bar in northern Clarion County in August has been ordered held for trial.

31 year-old Sean Smith, who is free on $100,000 bond, is charged with attempted homicide, two counts apiece of both aggravated assault and simple assault, plus reckless endangerment, disorderly conduct and harassment.

Smith stands accused of attacking a 38 year-old Leeper man as the man left a Farmington Township bar on the evening of August 17th.  Police say the victim was beaten about the head and face with a tire iron.

A trial date is pending.

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