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Jessica Bruno joined the KFOR team in April 2016 and is thrilled to be returning to the Sooner state after graduating from OU in 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.

After spending a few years reporting in Wichita Falls at KFDX, Jessica covered everything from severe weather, to storm damage, and the drought which took a huge toll on cities all across Texoma.

As an OU student, Jessica covered the damage from the May 20th, 2013 tornado, freelancing for the New York Times. In the summers during college Jessica also did several internships, which included KFOR and NBC 5 in her hometown of Chicago.

Reporting and sharing stories is Jessica’s passion. If you have a story you’d like to share with her, you can email her at

Recent Articles
  • Optometrists speaking out against state question that allows eye care facilities inside large retailers in Oklahoma

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A state question that would allow for eye care facilities inside large retailers, like Walmart and Target, has been filed with the Oklahoma Secretary of State’s office, and many optometrists are speaking out in opposition. On Thursday, ‘Yes on 793′ turned in over 250,00 signatures to the Oklahoma Secretary of State in support of adding State Question 793 to the November ballot, which supporters said will give Oklahoma patients the power to modernize state optical laws and […]

  • Man arrested after stealing from northwest Oklahoma City convenience store, threatening clerk with machete

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A man has been arrested after stealing from a convenience store and threatening the clerk with a machete. It happened Tuesday morning at La Raza convenience store near N.W. 10th and Penn when 21-year-old Jamar Gamble entered the business. “The clerk said that the man came in, apparently was armed with a machete, took some type of a food item and left, left his drink there and, then, came back in to get his drink,” said MSgt. […]

  • Oklahoma woman searching for sentimental ring after being targeted by thieves

    YUKON, Okla. — Residents in one metro neighborhood are on high alert following a recent string of auto burglaries. The alleged burglaries occurred late last week in the Brighton Place neighborhood, near N.W. 33rd and Sara Road in Yukon. “Kids run around all the time in there, and nobody really locks their doors,” Laney Singleton told News 4. “It’s a safe place to live.” That’s why Singleton said she was shocked to find out her car had been broken into last […]

  • Oklahoma City woman trying to spread the word after replica of car featured on ‘Supernatural’ was stolen

    OKLAHOMA CITY — A woman who runs a non-profit using a replica of a car featured on the show ‘Supernatural’ is trying to spread the word after the vehicle was stolen. It happened on Wednesday night. Jan Ashmore tells News 4 Her 1967 Chevy Impala four door hardtop was stolen while it was being delivered to her after being restored. Ashmore said the man who restored the car was traveling along Highway 4 south of Mustang when he pulled over […]

  • Human rights activists demand accountability for systemic inequality of justice for women, children in Oklahoma

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Civil and human rights activists, including a woman who was allegedly victimized by a former executive aide to Governor Mary Fallin, gathered Thursday outside the Oklahoma County Courthouse demanding acknowledgement and accountability for systemic inequality of justice for women and children in Oklahoma. “It’s tough. It’s rough,” Sara Bana told News 4. “It’s a daily struggle.” That’s what Bana, a local activist, said the past year has been like. Last May, Travis Brauer, a former aide to […]

  • Oklahoma City woman terrified following road rage incident

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A woman is pressing charges against a man responsible for threatening her and assaulting her during a road rage incident. It happened on Monday near N.W. 36th and May. Ashlee Jackson said she’s still shaking. “I had missed the light at Villa. I went through it on accident,” Jackson said. “I noticed a truck was at the intersection and he was getting ready to turn.” The driver honked at Jackson when she went through the intersection. She […]

  • Man says dogs that critically wounded Oklahoma City woman attacked him in the past

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The owner of four pit bulls that attacked a woman, leaving her critically wounded, was arrested on eight counts of failure to restrain a dangerous dog. It happened last week near N.E. 29th and Lindsay. 54-year-old Terri Cosby was walking in the area when she was attacked by several pit bulls, leaving her critically injured. A neighbor who tried to help was also attacked. Cosby is still recovering. Unfortunately, doctors had to amputate her arm. Turns out, […]

  • 1 arrested, 2 dead following crash on Turner Turnpike

    LUTHER, Okla. – A semi driver is facing manslaughter charges following a double fatality wreck on the Turner Turnpike. It happened around 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday on the Turner Turnpike, about a half of a mile east of Luther. “All the vehicles were eastbound on the turnpike, and the preliminary indication is that a semi did not slow down,” said Capt. Paul Timmons with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. Timmons said there was some congestion on the turnpike but the driver […]

  • Man punches through window to try to save roommate during apartment fire in northwest Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Residents safely evacuated their building following an apartment fire on Tuesday morning. One resident even punched through a window to try to save his roommate. It happened around 9 a.m. at an apartment complex near N.W. 36th and Meridian. “When we got here, there was a pretty good amount of smoke showing from the downstairs unit,” said Batt. Chief Benny Fulkerson with the Oklahoma City Fire Department. “Kind of scared, not gonna lie,” said Pedro Salazar, who […]

  • 2-year-old suffers terrifying allergic reaction after eating single cashew

    EDMOND, Okla. — A toddler is back home and doing well after being hospitalized for a terrifying allergic reaction. It happened last month. “My son is having an allergic reaction,” said Kelsey Landis to a 911 dispatcher. “How old is he?” the dispatcher said. “He’s 2 1/2,” Landis said. She later told the dispatcher her son has never had an allergic reaction before. It’s a call no parent wants to make. “We had gone to a friend’s house for lunch. […]

  • Man arrested after allegedly tying up victim, robbing him at gunpoint

    OKLAHOMA CITY — A man was arrested after allegedly robbing a home, stealing a vehicle, leading police on a high-speed chase and then crashing into a creek. It ended with crews pulling a stolen vehicle out of a creek near N.E. 10th and Midwest Blvd. following a high-speed chase. A few hours before that, the suspect allegedly robbed a man inside his northwest Oklahoma City home. “It was a neighborhood near Penn Square Mall. A man was in his home […]