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The Zone Extra: Feb. 6, 2020

The Zone Extra: February 6, 2020

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – WISH-TV is your home to the best high school sports coverage in central Indiana, and we are bringing you even more each week with “The Zone Extra.”

This week in our Coach’s Corner, Charlie Clifford sits down with Cathedral High School wrestling coach Sean McGinley, whose teams have won three state titles, including each of the past two. Coach McGinley is also joined by state champion Cathedral wrestler Elliott Rodgers.

Plus, Olivia Ray introduces you to our athlete of the week from Greenwood Christian, Champ McCorkle, who has led the 1A school to a perfect record and top ranking so far this season.

And don’t miss our play of the week from a future Indiana Hoosier at Bloomington South High School. All that and more can be seen in the video above!


Investigation leads to 48-year-old Mitchell man’s arrest

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – One man was taken into custody Tuesday evening following an investigation, according to the Indiana State Police.

Jackie Leatherman, 48, of Mitchell, was arrested Tuesday, despite his attempts to run from officers. ISP said the investigation, which resulted in Leatherman’s arrest, began following the Jan. 9 death of Kevin Bowden.

Search warrants, evidence and interviews with witnesses indicated that Leatherman had dealt Bowden the controlled substances that led to his death.

Bowden’s cause of death was determined to have been caused by Fentanyl toxicity along with moderate methamphetamine toxicity.

Leatherman, who has been transported to the Lawrence County Jail, faces preliminary charges of dealing in a controlled substance resulting in death, resisting law enforcement and battery on law enforcement resulting in bodily injury.