Megan Bell joined WJHG as a general assignment reporter in January 2017.
Prior to joining NewsChannel 7, she worked as an associate producer for WESH 2 News, the NBC affiliate in Orlando. She covered stories such as the Pulse massacre and the fatal alligator attack at Walt Disney World.
Megan is an SPJ award-winning journalist and a proud alumni of the University of Florida. She graduated in 2016 from UF’s College of Journalism and Communications with a bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications-News. While at UF, she worked as a reporter for WUFT-TV and a producer for WUFT-FM.
When she’s off the clock, you can find her on the beach, shopping at Pier Park or sipping coffee at a local shop. She also likes to travel and visit her family and friends in Central Florida.
If you have a story idea, she’d love to hear it. Reach Megan via Facebook, Twitter or email.
An official warned that "an immense tragedy" appeared to be unfolding.
The same location was the scene of a March 2017 terror attack that killed five people.
Two other children were being trained to attack schools, law enforcement and banks, prosecutors allege.
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