Charged Pending In Teen Assault
Charges of simple assault, harassment and criminal mischief are pending against a 16-year-old McConnellsburg boy who was involved in a physical altercation on Monday, January 2.
According to state police, the juvenile was allegedly involved in a fight outside Mc- Connellsburg High School in the area of East Maple Street at 3 p.m. As the juvenile fought with a 17-year- old male, also from McConnellsburg, they fell through a fence belonging to a 33-yearold woman. The 16-year-old is also accused of punching and breaking a mailbox belonging to the female victim.
Police said the 17-year-old male was treated at Fulton County Medical Center for both facial and mouth injuries and lost several teeth during the dispute. The accused did not require medical attention as he only suffered minor cuts and abrasions.