Culver City, California
Melanie lives in Culver City, California near Los Angeles and is in a relationship with John Harold.
Melanie was babysitting her boyfriend's 7-year-old sister with her boyfriend John when they heard the gunshots from the shooting of Patrick Sutherland.
As the city of Los Angeles quickly fell to the undead, Melanie's fate remains unclear. It is unknown whether she was able to survive the outbreak or was killed and/or turned into a zombie.