Zaevion Dobson’s family discuss accepting Arthur Ashe Courage Award on ESPYs red carpet

LOS ANGELES (WATE) – Zenobia Dobson and her family spoke with WATE 6 On Your Side Anchor Lori Tucker on the red carpet Wednesday night as they prepared to accept the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage at the 2016 ESPYs in Los Angeles on behalf of Zaevion Dobson.

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The ESPYs announced just before 7 p.m. that Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry would be presenting the award to Dobson’s family. Zaevion Dobson died last December while shielding two girls from gunfire at a home in the Lonsdale neighborhood of Knoxville.

The awards air at 8 p.m. on WATE 6 On Your Side.

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