Chelsea Ellsworth

POSTED: 12:04 PM May 26 2014   UPDATED: 7:09 PM Jul 18 2015

Chelsea is a producer at NewsChannel 12 and FOX Eastern Carolina

Chelsea is a 2014 graduate from Queens University of Charlotte. She Majored in Sport Communications and minored in American Political Studies.

At Queens, Chelsea was an active member in the Alpha Omicron Chapter of Kappa Delta serving as chapter president and Treasure. While in college, Chelsea interned with Time Warner Cable News and The WCCB.

Chelsea grew up in New Bern, North Carolina. She graduated in 2010 from New Bern High School.



Chelsea's Most Recent Stories

Body of missing New Bern man found by boater in Neuse River

New Bern police said the body of a missing man was found by a boater in the Neuse River Friday.

Escaped inmate captured in New York City

The Duplin County Sheriff's Office announced an escaped inmate from the Duplin County Jail was captured in New York City.

Woman charged in hit-and-run that killed pedestrian

Troopers said a Rocky Mount woman was charged for a deadly hit-and-run in Farmville on Sunday.

Suspect charged in connection with shots fired call

The New Bern Police Department released the name of a man charged in connection with a shots fired call early this week.

Deadly crash on Washington County highway

Troopers confirm a man was killed along NC Hwy. 32 near Roper in Washington County Monday afternoon.

Traffic stop leads to drug charges

The Greene County Sheriff said Kelsey Alexis Brooks, 22, of La Grange was arrested on drug charges following a traffic stop.

Two minors charged in connection with weekend shooting

Police arrest a 16-year-old and a juvenile in connection to a shooting Sunday evening on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington.

onslow memorial phone scam

Hospital warns of scammers impersonating hospital officials

Officials at Onslow Memorial Hospital are warning of a phone scam hitting people all across the state.

The Highway Patrol cracking down on speedy drivers

Police in North Carolina are cracking down on speeders with a simple message: Obey the posted speed limit or pay a fine, even if you're only going a bit over.

Governor McCrory orders all US and North Carolina flags to be lowered

As a way of honoring the victims of the terror attacks in Brussels, Belgium, the governor has ordered all United States and North Carolina flags to be lowered to half-staff.

Staff and students to hold moment of silence for founding president

The founding president of Craven Community college passed away.

New Bern woman arrested on drug charges

The Coastal Narcotics Enforcement Team arrested a woman that led to the seizure of 2.5 pounds of marijuana from a home in New Bern.

Man rescued six miles south of Hatteras Inlet

The Coast Guard rescued a man after he suffered a head injury aboard a fishing boat south of Hatteras Inlet.

Department of Defense clears Marines' names in 2000 Osprey crash

The Department of Defense has cleared two Marine Corps pilots who were incorrectly blamed as the primary cause for an Osprey crash 16 years ago.

Deputies obtain warrants for multiple people in connection to meth lab

Beaufort County investigators obtained warrants for four people accused of purchasing and delivering pseudoephedrine to a meth lab that was busted in early February.

Deputies arrest Cherry Point Marine after motorcycle chase

A corporal stationed at Cherry Point was arrested for refusing to stop when police tried to pull him over in a traffic stop.

Police need assistance in search for robbery suspect

The Greenville Police Department needs help identifying the man in a surveillance pictures accused of stealing two bags of money.

Former mayor pro tem pleads guilty to multiple drug trafficking charges

The former mayor pro tem of Bridgeton, Charles Freeman, entered a guilty plea to multiple drug trafficking charges.

Police arrest woman for allegedly selling prescription drug

The Jacksonville Police Department arrest a women on more than 20 drug related charges for allegedly selling prescription drugs.

Jacksonville Police searching for larceny suspect

The Jacksonville Police department need help identifying a man accused of larceny onFeb. 4.

Couple charged with indecent liberties with a child

Duplin County Deputies arrested a Beulaville couple for indecent liberties with a child.

UPDATE: Man found with gunshot wound may be linked to a burglary

A man who was found with a gunshot wound at the scene of an accident in Grimesland may be linked to a report of a burglary.

UPDATE: Fourth and final supsect arrested for an armed robbery

Deputies said the fourth the final suspect has been arrested in connection to an armed robbery.

Police arrest man for shooting into home

Police arrested a man on attempted first degree murder charges for shooting into a home on Valentine's Day.

Active search underway for person who jumped in the Neuse River

Authorities in New Bern are searching  for a woman who reportedly jumped from the Neuse River Bridge.

Police search for two women wanted for stealing from mall

The Jacksonville Police Department is searching for two women wanted for stealing from Belk inside the Jacksonville Mall.

Sheriff's Office searching for two missing teens

The Craven County Sheriff's office is searching for two teens that went missing over the weekend.

Deputies arrest man for allegedly operating a meth lab

Duplin County Deputies arrested a man for allegedly operating a methamphetamine lab on Outlaw's Bridge Road.

McCrory bets turkeys on the Carolina Panthers winning the Super Bowl

Governor Pat McCrory is waging North Carolina turkey products on the Carolina Panthers winning Super Bowl 50.

Officials announce 200,000 gallons of sewage spilled into Neuse River

Havelock City officials announce nearly 200,000 gallons of untreated wastewater leaked into Neuse River system.

Man facing several charges of sex offense against a minor

A Jacksonville man is facing multiple charges of sex offense against a minor, according to Onslow County deputies.

Deputies search for breaking and entering suspect

Craven County deputes are searching for a man wanted for breaking and entering into a home.

Man accused of leading police on short foot chase

A man accused of leading New Bern Police on a short foot chase on Neuse Boulevard is facing several charges.

Four arrested in ongoing drug operation

Investigators said four people were arrested in an ongoing drug operation by the Coastal Narcotic Enforcement.

Three people arrested during traffic stop for drug charges

Dare County deputies stopped a speeding car and find marijuana, heroin and Xanax.

Man charged for stealing multiple golf carts, lawn mower, and trailers

Deputies arrest a man they said stole multiple golf cars, lawn mowers and trailers in the Bear Grass Community of Martin County.

Church employee accused of stealing offering money

A man employed by Calvary Baptist Church, in Elizabeth City, is charged with stealing church offerings, according to police.

Police charge student for stealing musical instrument from university

Police arrest a student for the theft of three musical instruments from East Carolina University.

Individuals arrested in attempted armed robbery in grocery store parking lot

Greenville Police arrested four people in connection to an attempted robbery outside a Food Lion.

Police investigate shooting near high school

Jacksonville Police are investigating a shooting near Jacksonville High School.

Police charge man in connection to string of car break ins

Police said a man is facing multiple charges in connection to a string of vehicle break ins.

Six month investigation leads to the arrest of two people

Deputies arrest two people following a six month investigation into several break ins in the Bridgeton.

Beaufort County Courthouse to start new security measures

Starting in February, new security procedures will take place at the Beaufort County Courthouse.

Greenville police seize cash, drugs and guns from home

Two people have been charged after investigators found cash, drugs and guns from a home in Greenville, according to police.

Camp Lejeune officials preparing for ninth annual Polar Plunge

The ninth annual Polar Plunge on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune will take place Saturday at Onslow Beach.

Missing man found uninjured and unharmed

A man missing since Dec. 29 is found uninjured and unharmed in Beaufort County.

Deputies arrest two on heroin related charges

Onslow County Deputies said they responded to a call and found two people with heroin and drug paraphernalia.

Man charged for allegedly selling drugs near school

Officials with the Pamlico County Sheriff's Office said a man has been charged for selling selling drugs near a school.

Coast Guard rescues man from fishing vessel near Oregon Inlet

Coast Guard officials said a man suffering from back pain was rescued from a fishing vessel near Oregon Inlet.

Two accused of stealing grain from employer

Greenville Police said two employees are charged for stealing grain from Perdue Agri-Business four times since November.