Eric Perry

Eric Perry is a general assignment reporter for NBC12 News. He was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia where he graduated from a performing arts high school. Eric graduated from Hampton University in 2016 (Go Pirates!) with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and Theater Performance. Before coming to Richmond, Eric spent two years as a Reporter/Anchor at WBBJ in Jackson, Tennessee. Eric is a proud member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. and loves getting involved in the community. In his spare time he loves trying new restaurants and taking care of his fur son ‘Harper’.

Recent Articles by Eric

  Fight, social media threat lead to more officers at Manchester High School

Couples renew their vows on Valentines Day

‘Northam needs to resign’: Protesters gather outside Governor’s Mansion

Chesterfield school bus aide charged with strangling student

Could you use $110? Virginia Tax Plan allows refunds to be processed, and sets up an additional one

Rev. Sharpton to Gov. Northam: ‘You are a blackface user’

Virginians react to the political controversies

Man says Northam dressed as an attorney at Halloween party: ‘He was dressed in a three-piece suit’

Customers furious after longtime auto shop closes without notice

Chesterfield police: 15-year-old sexually assaults woman in vehicle

Breaking the Silence: A Digital Dialogue about sexual assault

Scott’s Addition residents could see new trail

Virginians react to Empire star attacked in possible hate crime

Local federal employees hit with another challenge as they head back to work

Church Hill residents frustrated over recent car break-ins

State Senate passes bill allowing weapons in worship spaces

Backyards in Chester neighborhood flooded thanks to critters

Richmond Superintendent proposes $13 million cuts to central office

Potholes pop up across Central Virginia

What you need to do to prepare for the freezing weekend temperatures