George Solis

George Soris Bio 370x278George Solis joined the WJZ news team in March 2016.

A Southwest Florida native, George is excited to live and explore the Northeast!

Prior to relocating to Charm City, George spent three years reporting in his hometown of Fort Myers, Florida.

During his time at NBC 2, George 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 for NBC/CBS affiliate in Gainesville, Fla.

While there, George helped establish the newly formed news operation, even helping the station earn its first Emmy nomination.

George has covered news events that have made headlines around the world, including coverage of Gainesville self proclaimed Pastor Terry Jones who stirred a lot of controversy when he threatened to burn the Koran.

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, usually running up a storm or playing his guitar. He also loves dining out and spending time with family and friends.

If you have a story idea or news tip for George, feel free to email him at gsolis@wjz.com.

Follow him on Twitter at @GeorgeSolisWJZ

Record-Breaking Travel Expected Over Memorial Day Weekend

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Memorial Day weekend is underway and record-breaking numbers are expected in Maryland. The familiar sights and sounds of holiday travel, traffic, long lines and people eager for an extended getaway are in full swing throughout the state. “Just having a good time,” traveler Matt Quick said. But good times may come at a […]

05/25/2018

Health Officials Investigating Confirmed Case Of Measles In Maryland

Maryland health officials are investigating a confirmed case of the measles.

05/24/2018

Security System Captures Armed Robbery Of Pizza Delivery Driver

Howard County Police are hoping the public can help them identify the three suspects seen in security camera footage robbing a pizza delivery driver in Columbia, Md.

05/22/2018

Flood Watches, Warnings Remain In Effect As Rain Continues To Drench Md.

Flash Flood watches and warnings remain in effect for much of Maryland as the downpour continues.

05/18/2018

Frederick County Braces For More Rain, Flooding

Frederick County has joined the City of Frederick in declaring a State of Emergency after storms slammed the area, causing flooding and damage to roads.

05/17/2018

Local State Of Emergency Declared In Frederick After Flooding, Torrential Downpour

Major destruction in Frederick County overnight as storms flooded more than 40 buildings and left dozens of people trapped.

05/16/2018

Baltimore Police Commissioner Resigns After Tax Charges

Darryl De Sousa has resigned as Baltimore Police Commissioner after being charged with failure to file his taxes.

05/15/2018

Residents, Community Activists React To BPD Commissioner’s Resignation

Word of the sudden resignation of Baltimore City Police Commissioner Darryl De Sousa is hitting hard with some of the city’s community activists.

05/15/2018

Police Make Arrests In Near-Fatal Highlandtown Carjacking

Authorities have announced arrests in a Highlandtown carjacking where a woman was shot in the head.

05/14/2018

4 Injured In Baltimore Drive-By Shooting; 1 In Critical Condition

Police say one person is in critical condition and three others were injured in a drive-by shooting in Baltimore Monday afternoon.

05/14/2018

Baltimore Police Commissioner Placed On Paid Leave After Tax Charges

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has placed Baltimore Police Commissioner Darryl De Sousa on paid suspension.

05/11/2018

Baltimore Police Commissioner Charged With Failure To File Taxes

Baltimore Police Commissioner Darryl De Sousa has been charged with failure to file his federal taxes for three straight years.

05/10/2018

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