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. Police arrest 6 for murder of Amos Jones in Suitland, including several MS-13 gang members

  2. D.C. police officer Samson Lawrence III, charged with trying to kill his wife, goes on trial

    A D.C. police officer charged with trying to kill his wife went on trial in Prince George's County on Tuesday.

  3. Prince George's County officials approve $925 million MGM casino plan

    Prince George's County officials have approved the building plan for a $925 million casino near the nation's capital.

  4. Report says D.C., Maryland among un-friendliest states for motorists

    According to a new report, motorists in Maryland and the District are among the most poorly treated in the country.

  5. Families of 2 killed in Ellicott City train derailment consider lawsuit

    The accident nearly two years ago involved a CSX train carrying a shipment of coal that derailed in Ellicott City. Rose Mayr and Elizabeth Nass were sitting on a railroad bridge at the time. They died after they were buried in coal.