Shelby Brown


I joined CBS 6 as a reporter in 2001. I am from Williamsburg and graduated from James Madison University with a B.A. degree in broadcast journalism.

Recent Articles

  • Parents ask why new $20 million school has heat problems

    Posted on: 12:28 am, January 10, 2014, by

    Parents asking how this twenty million dollar school, which boasts state of the art technology is already having problems with the heating system.
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  • Cold school pushes students into hallways, cafeteria

    Posted on: 7:30 pm, January 8, 2014, by , updated on: 08:01am, January 9, 2014

    More than 200 Patrick Henry Charter School students stayed at home Wednesday after Richmond Public Schools officials determined their classrooms were just too cold.
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    Frigid schools
  • Animal control rescues multiple pets left outside in frigid temps

    Posted on: 6:40 pm, January 7, 2014, by

    In Chesterfield, animal control officers told CBS 6 News they responded to 19 calls from people concerned about pets left outside.
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  • Man indicted on murder charge, teen Alexis Murphy still missing

    Posted on: 1:49 pm, January 5, 2014, by , , and , updated on: 07:10pm, January 6, 2014

    Randy Taylor was arrested less than two weeks after Murphy’s Aug. 3 disappearance.
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    Randy Taylor and Alexis MurphyOrder
  • Chesterfield man claims bed bug infestation came from rented furniture

    Posted on: 8:17 pm, January 3, 2014, by

    It's a small pesky problem that's turning into a huge headache for one Chesterfield man. He says his home is now being invaded by bedbugs and thinks he knows exactly why.
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  • Lawmaker files bills to address mental health gaps

    Posted on: 6:52 pm, January 2, 2014, by , updated on: 07:10pm, January 2, 2014

    State delegate Joseph Yost says what happened to Creigh Deeds' and his family is just one of the reasons he's pushing three bills in the upcoming General Assembly session.
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  • Police chase ends when driver crashes into 4 cars

    Posted on: 9:00 am, January 1, 2014, by and , updated on: 03:43pm, January 1, 2014

    An overnight police chase ended when a driver crashed in several other vehicles in Richmond.
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    Richmond police chase on New Year's Day
  • Massive fire destroys home; melts woman’s car

    Posted on: 8:42 am, January 1, 2014, by and , updated on: 02:53pm, January 1, 2014

    An early morning house fire destroyed a Petersburg home on New Year's Day.
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    Petersburg house fire
  • Cyber criminals launch new Target attack

    Posted on: 1:15 am, December 28, 2013, by

    Be on the lookout for these bogus emails from Target.
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    Target / Retail
  • Banks, credit unions: Keep close eye on accounts

    Posted on: 6:01 pm, December 20, 2013, by and , updated on: 07:31pm, December 20, 2013

    Target, the nation's No. 2 general merchandise retailer, said cards used at the brick-and-mortar stores between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15 2013, may have been impacted.
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  • Worker hurt in Hanover explosion

    Posted on: 6:10 am, December 18, 2013, by , , and , updated on: 06:00pm, December 18, 2013

    The investigation into what caused the explosion is on going.
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  • Pregnant mom blames Chesterfield crash on cell phone

    Posted on: 4:52 pm, December 17, 2013, by and , updated on: 07:03pm, December 17, 2013

    "These six days, surrounding Christmas are the most dangerous of the year," Drive Smart Virginia Executive Director Janet Brooking said.
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    Bridget Liaqat describes the crash.