After Pa. teen's wrestling injury, a custody fight
- On Tuesday, Vernell Mitchell got the call from a school wrestling coach: Your son Mazeratti has been injured. He can't move. An ambulance is on the way.She and her husband, Jack, rejected the advice of doctors at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital that her son needed surgery and medication to repair a spinal injury suffered during a wrestling practice.Thursday, the Boothwyn parents were in Delaware County Court, navigating the legal system after 16-year-old Mazeratti Mitchell was taken into protective custody by the county Office of Children and Youth Services on the advice of Jefferson doctors. Judge Mary Alice Brennan continued the hearing until Monday, giving the Mitchells time to retain a lawyer.