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

Man Killed In Robbery Attempt Vowed To Fight Back Amid Recent Crime Wave

A man is dead after he was shot in the stomach near a Royal Farms Store in Locust Point, police say.

11/14/2017

Small Plane Carrying 3 Crashes In Annapolis; No Injuries Reported

No one was injured after a small plane carrying three people crashed Friday afternoon in Annapolis, according to Maryland State Police.

11/10/2017

Non-Profit Organizations Team Up In Wake Of Baltimore Inner Harbor Assaults

Two of Baltimore City’s top non-profit organizations teamed up to help end a streak of brutal attacks, reportedly being carried out by packs of teens around the City.

11/08/2017

Baltimore Co. Decides To Keep Schools Closed On Jewish Holidays

A calendar conundrum at Baltimore County Public Schools, with Jewish high holidays potentially on the chopping block.

11/07/2017

Police Announce New Decoy Unit To Help Stop Random Teen Attacks

Following a recent string of attacks on people by packs of teens in Baltimore, police and residents came together to tackle the problem.

11/06/2017

Md. Woman Shot At Las Vegas Music Festival Leaves Intensive Care

A Maryland survivor of the deadly Las Vegas shooting continues to inspire many as she recovers after being shot in the face.

11/03/2017

Driver Killed By 12-Year-Old Jumping From Overpass Was Working To Help Kids In Crisis

The Maryland driver killed Saturday when a 12-year-old jumped from an overpass on I-66 in Fairfax County was a Towson University graduate.

10/30/2017

Baltimore Teen Makes Progress After Being Shot, Partially Paralyzed

A Baltimore teen took a major step on the road to recovery after being shot by a stray bullet that left her paralyzed more than a month ago.

10/27/2017

Edgewood Granite Company Reopens After Fatal Shooting

Advanced Granite Solutions has reopened since the fatal mass shooting occurred last Wednesday in Edgewood.

10/26/2017

A Look Inside 1st Guinness Brewery In U.S. Since 1950s

Beer isn’t the only thing brewing at the new home of Guinness in Baltimore County.

10/25/2017

Another Edgewood Shooting Victim Is Laid To Rest

Family and friends of one the victims of the deadly Edgewood work place shooting gathered for a memorial service in Baltimore Tuesday.

10/24/2017

Gov. Hogan Sends National Guard To US Virgin Islands

Gov. Larry Hogan is sending 100 soldiers from the Maryland National Guard to the U.S. Virgin Islands.

10/23/2017

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