Brad Bell

Brad Bell

Brad Bell is the Maryland Reporter for ABC7/WJLA-TV. He joined the station's news team in 1991 and has received five Emmy Awards for a variety of stories including breaking the story of Pfisteria contamination in Maryland waters.

Prior to joining Channel 7, Brad reported for WMAR-TV in Baltimore, Maryland. He was a general assignment and State House reporter from 1986 to 1991. During his tenure at WMAR-TV, Brad also covered environmental issues in "Project Environment," a newscast segment.

Previously, Brad spent two years with Maryland Public TV as a State House and documentary reporter/producer. He has also been a field producer for Independent Network News in the Washington bureau on the Capitol Hill.

Brad holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Maryland.

Brad and his wife Tricia have three sons: Matthew, Patrick and Tommy.

Contact Brad

Twitter: @ABC7Brad
1100 Wilson BLVD, Suite 601 Arlington, VA 22209

Recent Stories

  1. Soldier's homecoming surprises Maryland children

    Ashley and Damon Campbell get an unexpected gift  when their mother makes a surprise homecoming after six months in the Middle East.


  2. William Bradford Bishop, Jr. added to Most Wanted list

    A diplomat suspected of killing his wife, mother and three sons in 1976 has been added to the FBI's list of "Ten Most Wanted Fugitives."

  3. Fort Washington murder-suicide: Two dead

    The suspect is identified as 32-year-old Lester Lee Fletcher, Jr., of the 8300 block of Founders Woods Way in Fort Washington. The victim is identified as 32-year-old Michelle Miranda-Fletcher, of the 7200 block of Jaywick Avenue.


  4. 'Mom power' has a big impact on Maryland lawmakers

    As Maryland's legislative session comes to a close, bills proposed by moms are winning with lawmakers.


  5. Driver handcuffed after unattended school bus with children on board crashes, striking a child

    A Prince George's County school bus crashed Monday morning in front of High Point High School, hitting a young boy and injuring another.