There was an altercation at the Hideout in Mt. Vernon Tuesday night and now a man is in the Jefferson County Jail.
According to the Mt. Vernon Police Department, they received a call of a fight at the bar on Salem Road and took 27-year-old Manish N. Shrestha, of Centralia into custody, as he allegedly hit the bar owner, 63-year Barry Pate.
There were no injuries or treatments reported. Shrestha was in jail awaiting the formal filing of a charge of aggravated battery in a public place and for bond to be set.