Born on May 17, 1968 Rob Morrison is a journalist and news anchor. He belongs to American nationality and White ethnicity. At present, he is working for CBS in New York. Prior to assuming his responsibility at CBS, he’s had the experience of working at several different reputed channels. The very charming Rob had begun his career as a combat correspondent for the U.S Marine Corps. And it was only in 1999, that he got the major opportunity to work as an on-air anchor for WNBC. He worked with the network for almost a decade long and then quit his job there. In 2009, he joined WCBS where he was appointed as their anchor person. He hosted the morning and evening weekend newscast for the channel. And it was in 2010, when CBS 2 announced the recruitment of Rob as their co-anchor. He has travelled around the world as a foreign correspondent.
He’s definitely blessed with a charming personality. The man stands tall at six feet. He appears to be professional. His long term experience with television and his anchoring techniques enables him to bind the viewers to the television screen. He’s been working as a reporter and an anchor for past over twenty years. He started his career in early 90s. He’s come a far way in his professional life. After being recruited at one of the most reputed television channels of today’s time CBS, he had the responsibility to co-anchor weekday edition of CBS 2 New This Morning, the channel’s early-morning news program. He received the annual salary of $ 300,000 every year for his work. But unfortunately, he had to resign from work on February 20, 2013 after being arrested on the charge of second-degree strangulation for allegedly choking his wife.
He is married to Ashley Morrison. She is news anchor herself. She is the host of CBS Money watch and is also a former anchor and reporter for Bloomberg Television. The couple has a beautiful son together named Jack. In 2011, Rob along with his family moved to Connecticut from Manhattan. After the event, the two has not yet filed for divorce and Ashley is currently looking after their child.
He was arrested on February 17, 2013 at his house. He was charged with three serious allegations; second-degree strangulation, second-degree threatening and disorderly conduct for choking his wife, Ashley. He has pleaded guilty to two out of three charges. He will not be prosecuted by the state on strangulation charges if he agrees to enter two family violence programs. Rob Morrison out of nowhere made headline news and grabbed tabloid attention after his arrest and now he is best known for choking his wife. At the age of forty five, he is serving behind the bars.
His career has in a way crashed after the incident. He lost his job at one of the reputed channels of the nation and instead build a bad reputation of a violent husband. He was earning good and bringing home good amount of money for his family. But now all of that is gone. His net worth has not been disclosed by any source in the media. More about his career and his court trails and charges can be obtained through wiki. He has a twitter account. His admirers can follow him there and know more about him.