Bob Brooks
Bob Brooks joined the 6abc Action News team in July, 2016. Before arriving in Philadelphia, he worked at WTVJ in Miami, Florida.

Bob is originally from the Pittsburgh area and is thrilled to be back in Pennsylvania. Prior to his time in the Sunshine State, Bob worked as an anchor and reporter at WETM-TV in Elmira, N.Y.

A proud Nittany Lion, Bob graduated from Penn State's College of Communications with a bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism. There, he received national recognition in the Hearst Journalism Awards Program for his report on the potential impact Marcellus Shale gas drilling could have on central Pennsylvania's world class trout fishing. He is also a proud alum of Penn State's award winning student run newscast "Centre County Report." While in college, Bob had the opportunity to intern in New York City with the show 48 Hours Mystery.

Bob is a devoted member of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. In his spare time, you can find him skiing, golfing, and being active outdoors.

More than three dozen people have been charged following an undercover drug investigation in Chester County.
The cleanup continues 48 hours after a strong line of thunderstorms swept through parts of Camden County, uprooting trees and knocking down power poles.
A mentally disabled man victimized by a group of teens on a video that went viral was shown kindness from strangers.
A powerful line of storms brought down trees and power lines and caused damage in several communities across the region early Saturday.
A mix-up at a Bucks County gas station may become costly for customers who bought their gas there.