Brian joined the FOX 59/CBS 4 team in September of 2015. Born and raised in Carmel, he is thrilled to be back in the Indianapolis area serving his hometown.

Brian came from WHIO, the CBS station in Dayton, OH. There he was a reporter and also wrote for the local newspapers.

Brian is an avid sports fan. He bleeds blue and has lived the majority of his life with Peyton Manning and Andrew Luck as the Colts quarterbacks! He’s also been a lifelong Pacers fan and hopes the team can bring a NBA title to Indianapolis.

In the past, Brian worked for KOMU, the NBC affiliate in Columbia MO., Newsy and Golf Channel. He’s a graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism and also an Eagle Scout.

Brian is always looking for stories to share so if you’d like to see something on TV, send him a tip or just say hello at bbondus@Fox59.com​


Recent Articles
  • Indianapolis’ latest murder near where Ten Point Coalition plans to expand patrols

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis had three murders in the first five days of 2018. The latest happened Friday night around 10 p.m. just south of 38th and Mitthoeffer, which is in the area where the Ten Point Coalition plans to expand its patrols this year. “People are already looking forward to it. We’ve had people in the community say, ‘hey we hope The Ten Point can do it. We are very grateful for them coming out to do that work […]

  • Hamilton County drug problem likely larger than the numbers show

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. – Hamilton County had a record number of drug overdose deaths in 2017 and the coroner said the true number of overdoses is likely much higher. “We don’t know the real numbers,” Hamilton County Coroner John Chalfin said. “People don’t realize how widespread this (problem) is. We are killing more people with drugs than with automobile accidents.” The number of drug overdose deaths in Hamilton County has risen steadily over the last four years. In 2014, the county […]

  • Firefighters hope family’s close call reminds everyone to test carbon monoxide detectors

    WESTFIELD, Ind. – Westfield firefighters are warning everyone to check or buy carbon monoxide detectors this winter after one family had a close call this week. “Much longer and it would have been a very different story, a very different outcome,” Westfield Firefighter Nick Southerland said. Firefighters were called to a home on the 700 block of Hampton Rd. Wednesday on reports of a family experiencing flu like symptoms. Southerland said the mother of the family of five woke up […]

  • Bloomington Hospital poised for major redevelopment

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – IU Health and Bloomington officials are working together to make sure the Bloomington Hospital doesn’t become a liability for the city. IU Health plans to break ground on its new Regional Academic Health Center in two weeks and once that construction is complete the group will transfer all it services over from Bloomington Hospital. When that happens, IU Health plans to sell the site of the old hospital for $6.5 million to the city. The land is […]

  • Health experts predicting uptick in flu numbers as kids return to school

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – As Hoosier students prepare to return to the classroom after the winter break, health officials are preparing for an uptick of flu-related illnesses for those age groups. “We do tend to see an increase the following week after kids go back to school, because you have more kids that are interacting with other children and taking back all the different diseases that they’ve got from their festivities,” Indiana State Health Department Outreach Coordinator Shawn Richards said. Indiana […]

  • IMPD investigating homicide after man found dead on east side porch

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – IMPD detectives are investigating a homicide after a 57-year-old man was found dead on the east side Saturday. The scene was in the 1500 block of Goldenrod Dr. just southeast of 16th Street and Franklin Rd. IMPD believes the victim was walking from 16th and Franklin when he later collapsed on a porch. “Well we didn’t know anything was happening until we went out to the garage to go to the store and we saw the police […]

  • Plumbers remind Hoosiers to check for frozen pipes amid frigid temperatures

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. – Plumbers are warning homeowners to make sure pipes don’t freeze amid brutally cold temperatures. “If you start noticing things (are not) normal, then there’s probably an issue occurring or about to,” said Garrett Waldeck, with Mr. Plumber. “You should look for low-flowing water pressure – pump alarms going off if you have an alarm on your pumps.” Waldeck said he’s been very busy this week responding to calls of frozen pipes and floods that caused property damage. […]

  • Authorities believe man fatally shot parents before killing himself in Noblesville home

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. – The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the deaths of three family members found in a Noblesville home as a double murder-suicide. Sheriff Mark Bowen said a press conference Wednesday that he believes 48-year-old Todd Moon shot and killed his parents, 84-year-old Donald Moon and 81-year-old Joyce Moon, before taking his own life on Christmas Day. The county coroner said the parents died from multiple gunshot wounds, while Todd died from a single gunshot wound to the […]

  • Family member of 3 found dead in Noblesville home remembers good times

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. – As the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office continues its investigation into the deaths of three people found inside a home Christmas Day, their family members are remembering the good times they spent with them. “They were close family. They were probably the closest family to me and it was like going home, just the same as going home and you were always welcome there,” Beverly Poindexter said. “I’m just in shock. I just can’t believe it. It just hasn’t […]

  • UPDATE: Coroner’s office identifies 3 people found dead at Noblesville home

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind.—Police are investigating the deaths of three people found inside a Noblesville home Christmas day. Authorities initially responded to the home near the 11000 block of East 191st Street on a report of a shooting. When authorities arrived, they found three deceased individuals inside the home, said Sheriff Mark Bowen. According to Bowen, the deceased included an elderly couple and their adult son. The couple’s daughter found the bodies and called police around 4:30 p.m., said Bowen. The Hamilton County […]