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

Before arriving in Chicago, he worked at the NBC affiliate in Detroit, Michigan. While in Detroit, Jones was honored with a Michigan Regional Emmy for Historical/Cultural News.

He has also worked as a reporter at stations in Greenville, South Carolina and Charleston, West Virginia. Jones got his start on the assignment desk at a station in his hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio.

Jones serves as a board member for the National Association of Black Journalists Chicago Chapter. The chapter received the NABJ Chapter of the Year award in 2018.

Jones graduated from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.


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A community is concerned after a swastika was found in the bathroom of Trinity High School in west suburban River Forest.
Students, staff and parents held a march and rally Sunday afternoon after a series of racist and anti-Semitic incidents Oak Park and River Forest High School.
A 50-year-old Hobart man was taken into custody late Saturday in connection with the death of his 80-year-old father, police said.
Lake County, Indiana, prosecutors have charged a 50-year-old Hobart man with murder in the death of his 80-year-old father.
A juvenile is being questioned as a person of interest after an anti-Semitic image was electronically distributed to Oak Park River Forest High School students during an assembly Friday morning, according to the Village of Oak Park.