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Brittany joined the FOX6 News team as a reporter in October, 2016.

She has spent several years in Milwaukee, already, working as a freelance reporter and getting to know the community. Before her move to Milwaukee, Brittany was a morning anchor/MMJ in Flint, Michigan. While there she did everything from shoot video, edit, produce and anchor.

Brittany also spent time at stations in Pennsylvania and Ohio as an anchor/reporter.

Brittany graduated from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. She was a member of the Division I Women’s Field Hockey team and competed in the Final Four semifinals. After college, she did play-by-play for field hockey and lacrosse. She called the Pennsylvania state field hockey final game in 2011. It’s safe to say she enjoys an active lifestyle!

However, her most cherished time is with her two boys and husband. They enjoy living in Whitefish Bay with their English Bulldog, Ace and cheering on the Marquette Golden Eagles basketball team.

Feel free to reach out to Brittany with a story idea or just to say hello!


Recent Articles
  • Surveillance camera

    “It’s helped immensely:” More surveillance cameras coming to Milwaukee’s south side, thanks to Potawatomi

    MILWAUKEE — More surveillance cameras are popping up on Milwaukee’s south side, thanks to a big donation from Potawatomi Hotel & Casino. The program called “Operation Impact” involves funding surveillance cameras, alley lighting, a mobile neighborhood nuisance abatement vehicle, and additional MPD bicycle and foot patrol officers in south side neighborhoods. A $45,000 grant means more cameras will be added, bringing peace of mind to some living on Milwaukee’s south side. “They`re concerned about their safety. The cameras help,” Greg Mertens […]

  • David Hanke

    “Spreading like wildfire:” Officials receive more calls after retired band director charged with sexual assault

    WASHINGTON COUNTY — Things are going from bad to worse for a former Slinger High School band director. Law enforcement officials have received more calls about David Hanke. 66-year-old David Hanke of Slinger faces one count of sexual assault of a student by school staff — a felony charge. According to a criminal complaint, the victim in this case is now 34 years old. The alleged sexual assault occurred when the victim was a student at Slinger High School and […]

  • Shooting victim shows up at Cousin's restaurant

    Police: Man shot on I-41 taken to hospital after showing up at Cousins restaurant

    GERMANTOWN — Police are investigating after a shooting victim showed up at a Cousins Subs restaurant Sunday evening, January 15th. Menomonee Falls police said they were notified shortly before 7:30 p.m. of a shooting involving a 31-year-old Jackson Man. He indicated he was shot on I-41 near Main Street, while driving a vehicle in the area. Police said the man appeared at the Cousin’s restaurant on Pilgrim Road seeking aid after suffering the gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital by ambulance […]

  • Terry Strickland

    Wanted in double homicide, Terry Strickland, 1 of FBI’s Top 10 Most Wanted Fugitives now in custody

    MILWAUKEE — 24-year-old Terry Strickland, one of the FBI’s Top Ten Most Wanted Fugitives has been arrested, FOX6 News has learned. The arrest was announced Sunday, January 15th by the FBI and El Paso Police Department. Strickland was wanted by the FBI after a double fatal shooting in Milwaukee in July. Investigators said on July 17th, a fight between a group of seven or eight men ended when Strickland started shooting near 26th and Hopkins on Milwaukee’s north side. Maurice Brown […]

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    Prosecutors: Homicide suspect arrested in IN “shot his own friend” during scuffle at Brett’s Farmhouse

    MILWAUKEE — 24-year-old Vernon Nevlis, wanted in connection with a homicide that happened at Brett’s Farmhouse on Milwaukee’s northwest side on January 7th, has been arrested in Indianapolis. Detectives were able to track down the suspect in the 1000 block of John Jay Dr. in Indianapolis, where he was arrested without incident. Nevlis now faces one count of first degree reckless homicide, use of a dangerous weapon. According to a criminal complaint, on January 7th, a group of bar patrons were at Brett’s […]

  • David Hanke

    Retired Slinger band teacher accused of sexually assaulting a student nearly 2 decades ago

    WASHINGTON COUNTY — A retired Slinger High School band teacher is facing sexual assault charges. 66-year-old David Hanke of Slinger faces one count of sexual assault of a student by school staff — a felony charge. According to a criminal complaint, the victim in this case is now 34 years old. The alleged sexual assault occurred when the victim was a student at Slinger High School and Hanke was her band teacher. Hanke has been retired from Slinger High School since […]

  • Justin Hastings

    Man accused of pulling gun on woman, attempting to sexually assault her after she turned down grilled cheese

    WAUKESHA COUNTY — A 19-year-old Brookfield man is facing felony charges for attempted sexual assault and holding a woman against her will — accused in an incident that escalated after the woman turned down a meal. Justin Hastings faces one count of attempted first degree sexual assault/use of a dangerous weapon and one count of false imprisonment. Court documents show the incident happened Monday afternoon, January 9th at Hastings’ Brookfield home near Hampton and West Lisbon. Investigators said the female […]

  • Recognize him? ATF, MPD officials seek suspect after arson of BP gas station during unrest

    Recognize him? ATF, MPD officials seek suspect after arson of BP gas station during unrest

    MILWAUKEE — Officials with the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) in conjunction with the Milwaukee Police Department have released photos and video of a suspect who may be responsible for arson to the BP gas station during the unrest in August in Milwaukee’s Sherman Park neighborhood. The BP gas station, located at 3113 N. Sherman (near Sherman and Burleigh) was one of eight commercial businesses set ablaze during the riots, according to the ATF. The unrest […]

  • Ashanika Lee

    Mother of 3 shot, killed near 76th and Bobolink: “Innocent people killed for no reason – I’m sick of it”

    MILWAUKEE — A 43-year-old woman, identified as Ashanika Lee, died from gunshot wounds after an incident near 76th and Bobolink in Milwaukee early Sunday, January 8th, and family members believe the mother of three was in the wrong place at the wrong time — caught in the crossfire. Polcie arrived on the scene around 2:00 a.m. and found Lee unresponsive. Officers administered CPR and continued their efforts until being relieved by the Milwaukee Fire Department. MFD performed advanced life support efforts, but were […]

  • Milwaukee Police Department

    “Unfathomable:” Teens may be responsible for string of armed robberies; the youngest just 13

    MILWAUKEE — Officers from the Milwaukee Police Department’s Robbery Task Force arrested four teenage suspects for an armed robbery on the city’s northwest side — and are investigating whether they could be responsible for several more. One of the suspects is just 13 years old. The latest incident happened in the early afternoon hours of Tuesday, January 3rd in the neighborhood near 81st and Nash. Officials say a 50-year-old Milwaukee man was walking when he was approached by three suspects, one […]

  • Shooting incident in East Troy

    1 dead, 2 detained in connection with “suspicious death” investigation in East Troy

    EAST TROY — Police are conducting an investigation into a “suspicious death” on Emery Court in East Troy on Monday, January 2nd. Police say officers responded to a home on Emery Court around 12:30 p.m. for a report of gunshots. One person was found dead, and two others were detained. The deceased has been identified as 36-year-old David Bauspies of McHenry, Illinois. The two men detained in connection with this incident are a 31-year-old man from McHenry, and a 22-year-old […]

  • Tajah Williams

    Police release person arrested in connection with fatal shooting of Mount Mary student

    MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police said Tuesday, January 3rd the male who was arrested in connection with the murder of 22-year-old Tajah Williams was released. Officials said upon further investigation, it was determined he was not responsible. MPD continues to investigate and seek suspects. Williams was found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds early Monday morning, December 26th near 41st and Vienna. She later died at the hospital. Williams was a student-athlete at Mount Mary University. Her former teammates on the Mount Mary women’s basketball […]