Eric Perry

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’.


  • Hampton University

Recent Articles by Eric

  2 women, man arrested in physical, sexual assault in Henrico County

  Residents call for speed bumps after 4-year-old hit in Highland Springs

  Woman claims man standing on her roof saw her naked after peeping through skylight

  Henrico woman says her family was held at gunpoint, assaulted inside apartment

  Neighbors push for changes to road where 4-year-old was hit; driver charged

  Richmond residents tired of ongoing storm drain issues

  Fairfax maintains innocence, calls for prompt investigation

  AAA offers travel advice after concerns grow over the Dominican Republic

  Morrissey easily wins 16th District primary

  More than a dozen geese hit, killed in Henrico

  Business owners blame clogged drains for flooding

  2 suspects charged with murder in Stuart Avenue homicide

  1 killed, 3 injured in 3 shootings; neighbors want a change

  Dozens gather at Old Dominion University to remember victims of mass shooting

  ‘You almost killed a 3-year-old girl’: Neighbors furious after Hopewell duplex is shot into

  4 victims, including juvenile, report being touched inappropriately

  Man charged with driving truck into Richmond home

  ‘Life is precious’: First responders, community pull together after deadly Dinwiddie crash

  ’No kid deserves this’: Boy continues to recover after being shot at Richmond park

  ‘Part of my heart is missing’: 9-year-old girl shot, killed at Richmond park

  Richmond senior: School system is ‘making it harder on us’ to graduate

  Chesterfield school clinic aide charged with stealing students’ Adderall

  Family calls for change after crash injures 2 on Hull Street Road

  RPS superintendent apologizes for ‘error’ and ‘confusion’ about graduation projections

  Parents furious after claims kindergartners were forced in a closet to be disciplined

  Man to apparent drive-by shooter: ‘Take that business elsewhere’

  ‘They circled me like lions’: Henrico woman, son say dogs threaten their safety

  Juvenile charged after swastikas spray painted on mailboxes, road signs in Henrico

  2 juveniles charged after ‘concerning’ graffiti found at Henrico school

  Community holds vigil after hate graffiti found on school