Born and raised in Orange, California Eric is excited to be back home reporting in Southern California. Before joining the team in February 2019, he was a reporter for KXVA in West Texas. Eric covered everything from breaking news to positive community stories. While in Texas, Eric covered Ted Cruz's 2018 campaign, the Texas state legislature and issues surrounding border security. He has a keen interest for local stories that impact residents as an individual.
Eric started as an intern and a news assistant at ABC7 prior to leaving for the Lone Star State. He's a Cal State Fullerton graduate and a product of CSUF's Latino Communications Institute.
Eric is a proud son of Mexican immigrants who aspires to inspire through the craft of storytelling in either English or Spanish.
Besides being out engaging with the community, you can also find Eric at Disneyland where he worked after graduating high school. Family, faith and food are at the center of his beliefs.
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After being stuck in South El Monte for 15 months, Mexican-traveling circus makes triumphant return
A traveling circus from Mexico has been stranded in South El Monte for the past 15 months because of the pandemic. On Thursday, the circus made its triumphant return with a new show.
Downtown LA preparing for 6 conventions this year as CA reopens
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Long Beach officials unveil new Pride lifeguard tower after original one burned down
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Boyle Heights Memorial Day ceremony honors WWII vet after remains discovered nearly 80 years later
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Cal State LA announces plans for in-person graduation on campus in July
After postponing graduation plans at the Rose Bowl because of backlash, Cal State LA announced its new plan for an in-person commencement in July.
Street vendor, a father of four, recovering after being shot in series of armed robberies in Watts
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The Music Center in DTLA reopens with in-person, live performances with tap dance celebrations
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LA Sandwich Week features 100+ small businesses, helps Project Angel Food
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Grammy Museum reopens with new exhibits that celebrate American, Latin music
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