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Aaron Maybin joined the FOX6 News team in 2018.

Aaron was born in Racine and grew up in Oak Creek. He graduated from Oak Creek High School before earning a B.A. in journalism from Marquette University.

Aaron comes to FOX6 News from WCSC-TV in Charleston, South Carolina. While in the Lowcountry, he followed major stories, including the federal trial of Emanuel AME Church shooter Dylann Roof, Hurricanes Irma and Matthew and South Carolina’s “1000-year” flood. In 2017, he was nominated for an EMMY award for his breaking news coverage after a deputy was shot in the line of duty.

Aaron is a member of Big Brothers Big Sisters and the National Association of Black Journalists.


Recent Articles
  • ‘Slow down, drive sober, stay alive:’ Extra patrols on the roads for busy Memorial Day Weekend

    MILWAUKEE — Memorial Day Weekend is traditionally known as the start of summer. Law enforcement, however, won’t be taking a vacation. Friday, May 25 many hit the road ahead of the busy holiday weekend; the sight of a Milwaukee summer. “It’s perfect, marvelous, you’ve got no clouds in the sky,” said Curtis Coffin. Curtis Coffin and his fiancee, Sarah Gillingham, can’t get enough of it. “Perfect. We live in Wisconsin, it could be snowing for all we know,” said Gillingham. […]

  • ‘A ridiculous act:’ Man, 34, killed in shooting near 80th and Beckett

    MILWAUKEE — 34-year-old Robert Brown is dead after a shooting on Milwaukee’s northwest side Wednesday night, May 23. Neighbors in the area of 80th and Beckett woke up to the sound of gunfire around 11 p.m. “I heard a couple gunshots go off. It startled me in the middle of the night,” said Joanne Valencia, who lives nearby. Shortly after the gunfire erupted, Valencia watched as her block became a massive crime scene. “I got up and came to the […]

  • Dennis King case: Mom, half-brother of accused killer face charges of aiding a felon

    MILWAUKEE — FOX6 News is learning new details in the death of Dennis King. The 15-year-old was found burned inside a vacant Milwaukee home. The mother and brother of the accused killer, Malik Terrell, have been charged with harboring or aiding a felon. The accused are Salena Terrell, 42, and Meakhi Autry-Terrell, 17. Early Wednesday morning, May 23 police returned to the home where King was killed. This time for a suspicious fire that ignited in the back, leaving behind […]

  • 18-year-old sexually assaulted on Kenosha Co. Bike Trail nearly 2 months after woman attacked

    PLEASANT PRAIRIE — An 18-year-old woman was sexually assaulted on the Kenosha County Bike Trail in Pleasant Prairie Monday evening, May 21. Authorities have increased patrols around the trail after the second reported sexual assault in as many months. Officials with the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department said the 18-year-old victim was walking alone in the area near 93rd Street and 30th Avenue shortly after 6 p.m. on Monday. The victim was approached by a man and assaulted. The attack happened not far from […]

  • ‘I’ve just been shot!’ 2 in custody after man, 18, struck by gunfire in downtown Port Washington

    PORT WASHINGTON — Two suspects were taken into custody Monday, May 21 after a man, 18, was shot during an attempted carjacking Sunday night in downtown Port Washington. Police said the first was arrested shortly before 11 a.m. He is a man, 21, who was taken into custody without incident. He was arrested while walking near an apartment — after police learned the suspects may have been hiding there. The second suspect was taken into custody just after 2 p.m. […]

  • ‘A very big wow:” Bucks show off team locker rooms, arena’s atrium & more

    MILWAUKEE — The new home of the Milwaukee Bucks is almost finished. The team invited FOX6 to tour the new arena Friday, May 18. “We’ve created a state-of-the-art arena where there is no better place to play,” said Bucks President Peter Feigin. Team President Peter Feigin, led reporters through the rapidly progressing construction progress. First, showing off a revolutionary locker room. “This is a full service 360-degree area for the players,” said Feigin. The name of the team’s star is already […]

  • Watch: Oak Creek man fires several gunshots at women, shouts “I’ll blast your [expletive] knees out!”

    OAK CREEK — An Oak Creek man is accused of firing several shots toward his ex-girlfriend and her friend. The women said they were picking up some belongings after a breakup. In seconds, it escalated into shots flying around them. Cellphone video shows Eric Gaffney yelling from the driveway of his Oak Creek home. “You know better than to pull up at my [expletive] house,” Gaffney said. “Get the [expletive] out of here before you get hurt.” Seconds in, Gaffney […]

  • At last! IKEA Oak Creek opens to thousands of eager shoppers, some who waited hours in line

    OAK CREEK — After months of anticipation, the doors at IKEA Oak Creek officially opened on Wednesday, May 16 — Wisconsin’s first location. The doors opened promptly at 9 a.m. Customers were allowed to line up starting at 5 a.m. Starting around 6 a.m., there was music and entertainment for the hardy shoppers. PHOTO GALLERY IKEA Oak Creek is the Swedish company’s 48th in the United States. Previously, customers from Wisconsin had to travel to the Bolingbrook or Schaumburg stores in […]

  • ‘It lost control:’ Police seek driver of stolen vehicle that plowed through front door of Milwaukee home

    MILWAUKEE — Police are searching for the person who plowed through the front door of a Milwaukee home. It happened Monday morning, May 14 near 69th and Silver Spring. Piles of debris still sat on the front lawn of the home Tuesday — with plywood covering where a wall used to stand. “You could tell it lost control. He couldn’t control it,” said H.B. Miles, witness. Miles said he witnessed a driver jump the curb, roll through the lawn and […]

  • 11 deaths in Milwaukee Co. during Mother’s Day weekend; 5 of them overdoses — in less than 24 hours

    MILWAUKEE — It was a very busy Mother’s Day weekend for the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office. On Monday, May 14 the medical examiner tweeted that they’re handling 11 death investigations from over the weekend: Six probable overdose deaths (five on Saturday, May 12 alone) Two homicides Two fatal fire victims One motor vehicle fatality Five of the six probable overdose deaths happened in less than 24 hours Saturday. Among those suspected overdose deaths are: 2:22 a.m. — 75th and Kearney […]

  • Family wants new review of case after man struck in hit-and-run dies 3 years after crash

    WEST MILWAUKEE — A West Milwaukee hit-and-run victim died almost three years after he was hit near his home. The man’s sister is now calling for a new review of the case. John Dobs was hit while crossing the street in the summer of 2015. Friday, May 11 his family members are grieving after he lost his long fight to survive. Wednesday, August 12, 2015 is a day loved ones of John Wayne Dobs will never forget. “Just sad,” said […]

  • NWS confirms EF0 tornado with 80 mph winds touched down in Washington County

    WASHINGTON COUNTY — The National Weather Service confirmed on Thursday, May 10 that a tornado did touch down in Washington County on Wednesday — an EF0 with peak winds estimated at 80 miles-per-hour. The Washington County tornado was caught on camera. Craig Breen was away from home when it zipped through his neighborhood. “Just like a straight, sheer, close area that just went straight through everything. Probably would have freaked out a little bit, so it’s probably good we weren’t home, […]