Will Jones
Will Jones joined the ABC 7 Eyewitness News team as a general assignment reporter on January 4, 2016.

Prior to his arrival at the station, Jennifer Graves, Vice President and News director of ABC 7, said, "Will is a dynamic reporter and is a terrific addition to the news team."

Jones joined the news team after working in Detroit Michigan, where he was honored with a Michigan Regional Emmy for Historical/Cultural News.
Before working in Michigan, Jones worked as a general assignment reporter in Charleston, West Virginia, where he was awarded for the "Best Hard News" story by the West Virginia Broadcasters Association.

Jones graduated from Northwestern University, Medill School of Journalism. He's also a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

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