3TV's Mike Watkiss receives award from FBI

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PHOENIX -- 3TV reporter Mike Watkiss has received a big honor from the FBI.

On Monday morning, Watkiss received the Director's Community Leadership Award for 2009.

Watkiss was nominated and selected for his upmost professionalism when dealing with the local FBI office and for featuring many of the FBI's high-profile cases, including two Top 10 fugitives, Robert Fisher and Jason Derek Brown.

Watkiss has also covered the Warren Jeffs' case and several other high-profile cases.