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Jackie Morlock joined the WTKR news team in March 2013.

She credits her work with the NBC 10 Investigators in Philadelphia as the motivation leading to her on-air broadcasting career. Following a 2007 summer internship at WCAU in Philadelphia, she worked full-time throughout her senior year of college as a researcher and digital content producer for the award-winning NBC 10 investigative team. Much of her job involved researching companies that were the subject of consumer complaints, and even shooting undercover video. In 2009, she earned an Emmy nomination for her undercover work at a nail salon in South Jersey that was using an illegal chemical to apply acrylic nails.

Jackie’s on-air voyage took her 1,900 miles across the country to the Cowboy State of Wyoming where she worked as an anchor/reporter at KCWY, News 13 in Casper. She spent two years shooting and editing her own stories and producing several weekday and weekend newscasts. She also spent two years in Burlington, Vermont solo-anchoring four consecutive hours of morning news at FOX 44/ABC 22.

Being born and raised a Philly girl, she’s happy to be in Hampton Roads living the “city-life” again. She’s also excited to be reporting for NewsChannel 3 where “Taking Action, Getting Results” sums up, exactly, the dedication and follow-through that she gives each and every story.


Recent Articles
  • Two dogs rescued in Portsmouth house fire

    Portsmouth, Va. – Two dogs have been rescued after a fire at a Portsmouth home on Tuesday morning, fire officials tell NewsChannel 3. The dogs were resuscitated at the scene. The fire started in the basement at a home in the 300 block of Mt Vernon Avenue, according to officials. It then spread to the first floor. Firefighters had the fire under control within 15 minutes. Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates.

  • UPDATE: Body of driver in Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel accident recovered

    A recovery effort is underway after a tractor trailer crashed into a maintenance truck before jack-knifing and crashing into the Chesapeake Bay Thursday morning.

  • Woman stabbed during Norfolk robbery

    Norfolk, Va. – A woman was rushed to the hospital after she was stabbed in Norfolk on Wednesday night. Police say this happened in the 1600 block of Seldon Avenue. A man says he hear a woman screaming for someone to leave her alone around 9pm and found her in the street holding her stomach as another man ran away. The woman, who lives in the neighborhood, had money taken and did not know her attacker. She was taken to […]

  • Violent crash sends cars into home, tree in Virginia Beach

    Virginia Beach, Va. – An overnight crash left one car smashed into the front of a Virginia Beach home, and another embedded in a tree. Police say a man was driving at least 65 mph on in the 2600 block of Bernadotte Street when he lost control and hit a parked car. The impact sent the parked car crashing into a home and the man’s car struck a tree in the front yard. The accident happened around 2:30am. The driver, Charles […]

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    Police identify driver who was killed after hitting tree on East Ocean View Avenue

    Norfolk Police are investigating a fatal car accident on East Ocean View Avenue near Chesapeake Boulevard.

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    Hampton Police arrest wanted suspect after manhunt

    After dodging police for nearly two days and leading them on a 10 hour manhunt on Thursday, Hampton Police arrested 24-year-old Benjamin Tyler Powell early Friday at a Days Inn on Coliseum Drive.

  • UPDATE: Man arrested after meth making materials found at Norfolk home

    Officials say they discovered meth making materials inside of a home while responding to a fire inside...

  • Chesapeake mom says man exposed himself to her daughter

    Chesapeake, Va. – Police officers are searching a neighborhood after a mother says a man exposed himself as her daughter walked to the bus stop on Monday morning. The incident happened off Libertyville Road in Chesapeake as 9-year-old Jaelyn Manning waited for the bus in the laundromat of the Rivers Apartments complex where she lives. “I heard belts, like bells on your belt when you put your belt on, and this man stood up and I thought I saw him […]

  • UPDATE: Fire that destroyed Hampton business blamed on electrical wiring

    The Soap N Suds Laundromat on Mercury Blvd. in Hampton was destroyed by a fire overnight.

  • UPDATE: Search suspended for man who crashed SUV, jumped from High Rise Bridge

    Chesapeake, Va. – Virginia State Police has suspended the search for the man who they say crashed his SUV on the High Rise Bridge, then fled the scene leaving his passenger behind. According to police, around 2:15am Friday, units responded to the single vehicle accident on I-64 at the High Rise Bridge. Police say a 1996 Chevy Blazer was traveling eastbound when the driver lost control and overturned. Police say the suspect was spotted exiting the vehicle through the driver side […]

  • Neighbors believe a pit bull was shot in Norfolk

    NewsChannel 3's Jackie Morlock is live in the Lindenwood section of the city with details.

  • Victim of Monday morning house fire in Suffolk identified

    One person was found dead in a house fire in the 4600 block of Hardy Drive Monday morning.

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