Liberty Bell places coach on paid leave

Wilson had also been the school’s activities director

— Liberty Bell High School Dean of Students and Activities Director Mike Wilson has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation by the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office.

“Our A.D. has been placed on administrative leave,” Methow Valley School District Superintendent Tom Venable said.

“And at this time, that’s all I’m able to share about the situation.”

Sheriff Frank Rogers confirmed the investigation.

“All I can say about the Liberty Bell incident is that an incident has been reported to us and we are looking into it,” Rogers said.

Wilson was placed on leave Oct. 7. He did not return a request for comments.

He is also the coach of the varsity girls soccer team. Assistant coach Eric Olson is filling in as head coach.

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