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Tom Morris Jr. Biography

Birth Name:
Thomas Wright Morris Jr.
Birth Place:
Richmond, Virginia, United States

Fast Facts

  • Helped form the Minority Business Resource Institute in Maryland's Prince George County
  • Was the first person without a military or law enforcement background to join the U
  • S
  • State Department's Embassy Task Group in the fight against terrorism
  • In 1988, was sent to Somalia just before civil war broke out to guard the U
  • S
  • Embassy as it was being built
  • Started working for America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back in 1993 as a segment producer and became an on-air reporter in 1996