Mike Davis 10TV Meteorologist Bio, WIki
Mike Davis is 50-year-old meteorologist with 10TV/WBNS in Columbus, Ohio and is in the headlines in accusation of possessing child pornography by Franklin County Sheriff’s Office in Columbus. He was accused of trying to sell child-adult film content of a female on August 5th, 2019. He has been a meteorologist in Central Ohio since 1987.
According to WBNS, “Mike Davis has been employed at 10TV for 31 years. We will cover this story with the same ethical standards we would any other case.”
Mike Davis 10TV Meteorologist Education
He holds a journalism degree from the University of Minnesota and studied Meteorology at The Ohio State University.
Mike Davis 10TV Meteorologist Career Background
A look at his bio on 10TV/WBNS website reveals that he holds the American Meteorological Society Seal of Approval and has served on the AMS Board of Broadcast Meteorology. He has won multiple Emmy and Associated Press Awards for Best Weathercast and Best Weather Operation (most recently in 2005 and 2006).
Mike worked at TV stations in Las Vegas, Idaho and Minnesota prior to working in Columbus. Over the course of his career, Mike has chased tornadoes, as well as covered hurricanes, floods, blizzards, heatwaves and drought.
He is the author of “The ABCs of Ohio Weather,” a book that provides insight into how Ohio’s weather works, and what goes into what you see on TV every day.
In addition to supporting many charitable organizations, Davis loves going to schools and talking to kids about the weather. He also spearheaded community educational exhibits like the “Mike Davis Weather Adventure” at the Franklin Park Conservatory, and “The Ocean Above, Our Global Weather” at COSI.
Mike Davis 10TV Meteorologist Wife (Tama Davis)
Mike Davis wife is Tama Davis, a graduate of Ohio State University and was a producer with WBNS-TV between 1987 and 1999.
Mike Davis 10TV Meteorologist Children
Mike has three children.
Mike Davis 10TV Meteorologist Arrested
Mike Davis was put behind bars at his home in Upper Arlington Thursday morning, September 5th, 2019. He faces charges are pandering sexually oriented matter involving a minor, a second-degree felony.
Ohio’s Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) task force received a tip regarding Davis’s internet activity. They executed a search warrant on Davis’ home Thursday morning seeking electronic devices including computers, laptops and tablets. After searching Davis’ home, authorities came to WBNS and seized Davis’ personal laptop and four thumb drives from his bag.
On August 5th, Davis knowingly advertised for sale or dissemination, sell, distribute, transport, an image of a young girl participating or engaging in sexual activity as per court documents.
Davis was booked into the Franklin County Jail pending arraignment in Franklin County Municipal Court on Friday, September 6. If convicted on all charges, Davis could face up to eight years behind bars.
Following Davis’ arrest, WBNS said in a statement, “At around 10 a.m. this morning, we learned that Mike Davis was arrested by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. We are currently learning more about the details and we will be reporting more about the story. We have no further comment at this time.”
According to CNN, The alleged crimes are punishable by up to eight years in prison and a $15,000 fine, Baldwin said at the press conference.
He is scheduled to be arraigned Friday, September 6th at 9 a.m. in Franklin County Municipal Court
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