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Gerron Jordan joined the Fox2/News 11 team as a reporter/multimedia journalist in July 2016.

Before joining KTVI/KPLR, Gerron spent four years as a reporter and anchor in Louisiana- first in Lake Charles, then in the Capitol of Baton Rouge. During his time in Louisiana, Gerron won a number of Louisiana Associated Press Awards including first place in breaking news and story of the year for an investigation that led to upgraded drunk driving charges for a federal judge.

In 2015, Gerron was nominated for a regional Emmy Award for his reporting on the Whitney Plantation in south Louisiana.

While in college, Gerron interned at CNN, ABC News and National Public Radio. In 2012, he graduated with honors from Howard University in Washington, DC. He is a proud member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

A native of Chicago, Gerron is excited to now call St. Louis home. When he’s not breaking news or looking for the next great story to tell, he’s probably somewhere performing karaoke, finding the best places to brunch or spending time hanging out with friends and family. He’s always looking for ways to get involved in the community, so please feel free to reach out!


Recent Articles
  • Police looking for man who stole car, used counterfeit money and led police on chase through Lincoln County

    WINFIELD, MO (KPLR) – Winfield Police are looking for a man they say stole a car, used counterfeit money and led police on a high speed chase through two counties Sunday afternoon. Officer Dan O’Connor with the Winfield Police Department says the man tried to use counterfeit money at a convenience store on Main Street Sunday afternoon.  According to police, when the clerk suspected the money was fake, the suspect left the store and sped away in a vehicle that […]

  • Family, friends remember 18-year-old girl identified in fatal I-270 wreck

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – 18-year-old Kaylee Priscu has been identified as the victim in Friday’s fatal wreck on Interstate 270 near Interstate 70. Family and friends tell Fox2 News Prisu was young and full of life. “She was just a sweet girl” said friend Hannah Heltzel.  “Really caring, really thoughtful and a really nice girl” she said.  “She had her head on straight…  really good girl- especially for 18; very mature girl for her age” Heltzel said. Heltzel […]

  • Blues fans rally ahead of Game 4

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – St. Louis Blues fans rallied long before Wednesday night’s puck drop at the pregame pep rally outside of the Scottrade Center. “I’m just excited for a hopeful sweep with the’ W'” said Christian Langham. “Other than that, I hope we play hard because they’re going to come out flying” he said. The Blues are 3-0 over the Minnesota Wild in Round One of the playoffs.  A win Wednesday night would advance them to round two. “We […]

  • Multi-vehicle accident sends 7 to the hospital, 2 critical

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – St. Louis city emergency service are on the scene of an accident in north St. Louis that has sent 7 people to the hospital. Fire department officials say 3 vehicles were involved in the accident around 6:10 pm at the intersection of Julian Avenue and Hamilton Avenue. The exact cause of the crash will have to be determined by St. Louis police, but witnesses I spoke with tonight say they normally see cars speeding in the […]

  • West County firefighters gift new deck, ramp for girl with special needs

    BALLWIN, MO (KPLR) – When we first introduced you to Willow Schreiber, getting around her house in Ballwin everyday was a challenge. “She spends a lot of time in her wheelchair” said mom Andera.  “So, for us not to have to physically move it in and out of the house through the steps, it’s huge” she said. When first responders with both West County EMS and the Metro West Fire District heard of her challenges, they knew they had to […]

  • Fans pumped as Blues take 3-0 lead in series against Wild

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – The S. Louis Blues just beat the Minnesota Wild 3-1, to take a 3 games lead in their series. Fans are pumped after Sunday’s win. Fox 2’s Gerron Jordan caught up with some fans on the promenade during the middle of the game, pleased with the Blues overall performance.   Many noted the second period was a little rough, but in the end, the blues pulling it off. The Blues now lead the series 3-0, which means […]

  • Police: Suspicious packages at Metrolink station safe, made to look like real explosives

    BRENTWOOD, MO (KPLR) – Metrolink is running normally again after two suspicious packages were discovered at the Brentwood/Eager Road station Saturday night, leading to delays. Police are calling the incident a “hoax.” Update: MetroLink has resumed its normal schedule and is operating with no delays. — Metro (@STLMetro) April 16, 2017 St. Louis County Police and the Brentwood Police Department were called to the MetroLink Eager Road Station around 8:00pm.  Responding officers located two packages near each other on the platform. […]

  • Downtown residents see changes since NLEC closure, homeless feel pushed out

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Some downtown St. Louis residents say since the city shut down the New Life Evangelistic Center on Locust Street in early April, it feels like they’ve gotten their neighborhood back. “Well for one thing we can walk without being intimidated, without having people fearful of people on drugs, people who are getting high, people who are erratic in behavior” said resident Laura Griffin. “We can sleep at night without any of all of the yelling and […]

  • Frustrations in Lasalle Park after city of St. Louis turns rec center into temporary homeless shelter

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – When he’s not at work or school, Rashaun Scott is typically at the Rec Center on 12th and Park in LaSalle Park. But for the south St. Louis teenager, his time on the court is about more than just a game. “I know some kids be up here every day with me, getting up getting better, it makes them better and not stay out of trouble and not be in the streets, so they’re basically taking […]

  • Kinloch firefighters walk off the job amid concerns over district leadership

    KINLOCH, MO (KPLR) – Firefighters in Kinloch continue their strike after claims of mismanagement and corruption throughout the district. “The perpetual cycle of corruption, family politics, friends of friends, it just keeps going over and over and over again” said Assistant Fire Chief Tim Rhodus. “We finally had the opportunity to stop with that and do the right thing and since the indictments were handed down in the last few weeks to the Chief and the Board President we have […]

  • Citizen calls lead to missing Blue Springs girl being found in Wentzville

    WENTZVILLE, MO (KPLR) – Officials cancelled an amber alert, Sunday afternoon, after a 12-year-old girl was found safe in Wentzville.  The alert was issued after she went missing from her home in Blue Springs, MO. “They actually arrived in the Wentzville area at some point during the middle of the night” said Wentzville Chief of Police, Kurt Frisz.  “They went to a local hotel and tried to get a room for free.  They inquired and were denied and at that […]

  • Missing 12-year-old found safe near Wentzville; second suspect wanted

    WENTZVILLE, MO (KPLR) – An Amber Alert has been cancelled for a missing 12-year-old from Blue Springs, Missouri. Apple S. Briscoe was found safe near Wentzville at a convenience store, after tips from the public were reported the authorities. The 22-year-old suspect is in custody.<img class=”wp-image-921784 alignright” src=”https://localtvktvi.files.wordpress.com/2017/04/amberalertsuspect492017.png&#8221; alt=”” width=”272″ height=”239″ /> The suspect’s brother, Jason Dela-Cruz who was driving the vehicle, is still on the loose. He is described as a Filipino male with brown hair and brown eyes. Apple […]