Vigil held Friday for Jackson reporter Melanie Dotson - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Vigil held Friday for Jackson reporter Melanie Dotson

Source: Melanie Dotson via WJTV Source: Melanie Dotson via WJTV
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Family and friends of WJTV journalist Melanie Dotson held a vigil Friday night at Woodworth Chapel on the campus of Tougaloo College.

Dotson died Friday.

Melanie, a Brandon native, joined WJTV in April of 2016. She graduated from Tougaloo College. WJTV reports that Dotson hadn't been feeling well and was admitted to the hospital recently.

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