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. Student arrests, deaths make tough few years for Naval Academy

    It hasn't been long since three students were accused of sexual assault, and two died in alcohol-related incidents.


  2. Michael Mutryn, UMD student, found dead with guns and drugs in apartment

    In the student's room in this off-campus apartment building, police found two 9MM handguns, crack cocaine, the drug ecstasy, and hypodermic needles.

  3. 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.


  4. 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."

  5. 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.