George Solis
George Solis joined the Action News Team in March 2019. A Southwest Florida native, George is excited to call the City of Brotherly Love home.


Before moving to Philadelphia, George spent three years in Baltimore, Maryland. While in Baltimore, George reported on many stories that captured national headlines including a bomb hoax threat at another television station, the historic flooding of Ellicott City, and the fatal shooting of a Baltimore City police detective.


Prior to relocating to Charm City, George spent three years reporting in his hometown of Fort Myers, Florida. There, he was nominated for an Emmy for his series of reports in Cuba and was awarded the Best Mobile Journalist in 2014 by the Florida AP Broadcasters.


George has also worked in Gainesville, Florida, where he helped establish a newly formed news operation, even helping the station earn its first Emmy nomination.


A proud graduate from the University of Florida, George always cheers for the Orange and Blue.


In his spare time, George enjoys spending time at the gym or playing his guitar. He also loves dining out and spending time with family and friends.


Have a story idea or tip? You can email George at George.X.Solis@abc.com or you can follow him on Twitter @GeorgeSolis and Instagram @georgesolis.

George's Stories
Slain Philadelphia police officer remembered 11 years later
Family and friends gathered to remember Philadelphia Officer John Pawlowski on the 11th anniversary of his death.
Bitter cold temps return to Philadelphia
Philadelphians are bundling up as bitter cold temps return to the region.
Hammer-wielding robbery suspects in Lower Merion Township may be tied to Exton carjacking
Police are searching for two suspects who may be tied to a carjacking in Exton over the weekend.
Philadelphia grassroots effort helps raise funds for Puerto Rico earthquake victims
A grassroots effort in Philadelphia announced a new effort to help earthquake victims in Puerto Rico.
Police release cause of death for woman, children killed in Salem County, New Jersey
The investigation began when passerby called 911 after finding the body of a man who had apparently died by suicide in the woods.
Philadelphia grassroots effort helps raise funds for Puerto Rico earthquake victims
A grassroots effort in Philadelphia announced a new effort to help earthquake victims in Puerto Rico.
2 men dead after robbery leads to gun battle at Chester gas station
Two men are dead after a shootout at a Chester gas station on Sunday.
Father fabricated home invasion report after 4-year-old shot and killed in North Philadelphia, police say
Police say a father had been home with the 4-year-old victim and a younger child, while their mother was at work.
Hispanic community reacts to newly appointed archbishop of Philadelphia
Nelson Perez is set to become the first Hispanic archbishop in the history of the Philadelphia Catholic Church.
'He's always protective': West Philadelphia dog fighting to survive after being shot while protecting owner
A Philadelphia man is hoping for a full recovery for his best friend Billy, a bull terrier that was shot during a robbery last week.