Mooresville musician to dedicate American Idol audition to Officer Sheldon

Pictured above: Kayla Vega performs in Mooresville – Picture courtesy of Jo Vega

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (WSIC NEWS) – Mooresville musician Kayla Vega will dedicate her American Idol audition this weekend to her friend and fallen police officer Jordan Sheldon.

Sheldon was killed in the line of duty in May while conducting a traffic stop

“I told him I was going to audition for American Idol and he told me to never give-up on my dreams,” says Vega. “I just want to do this for him because he was living his dream.”

Following the suggestion of Jordan’s brother Carson, Kayla will perform Queen’s “Somebody to Love” at her audition Sunday.

Author: WSIC editor