Andrew Dymburt, KOIN 6 Reporter

andrew-dymburt-b-02232017A South Florida native, Andrew joined the KOIN 6 News team in 2016 from News 12 in New York City.

During his time at News 12, Andrew covered many national events, most notably the controversial and deadly police chokehold of Eric Garner, the Ebola outbreak and tragic ambush of NYPD detectives Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos.

Prior to his time at News12, Andrew served as Host and Multimedia Journalist for “Buzz:60” on Yahoo! and USAToday. He also covered the New York Jets for an online publication and worked on SportsNet New York’s television production team for the New York Mets.

Andrew began his broadcasting career as an intern for Fox News Channel’s late night TV talk show, “Red Eye with Greg Gutfeld,” before moving on to help launch ‘Chasing the News’ on FOX5, FOX29 and MY9 in the greater New York Tri-State area. While at Fox, Andrew was one of the first journalists to survey and report on the damage from Superstorm Sandy along the Jersey Shore.

Most recently, Andrew reported on the 41-day standoff between a group of militia and the Federal government at the Malheur Wildlife Refuge in Burns, Oregon. He followed the story all the way through the Federal trials. He was also on hand to witness and report on the 2016 Election Day Riots in downtown Portland.

He graduated from the University of Miami (FL) with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications focusing on Journalism and Sports Management. At Miami, Andrew served as the University’s play-by-play announcer for Miami Hurricane football, basketball and baseball programs.

Andrew is passionate about the news, politics and sports. In his spare time he enjoys (attempting to) golf.

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