Written by Craig Smullin, Posted: Tue, April 24 2012 at 4:29 PM, Updated: Tue, April 24 2012 at 4:42 PM
317 days after stabbing 18-year old Teddy Sanchez to death in a Phoenix trailer park, Michael Seems learns he will serve 10 years in a state penitentiary for 1st Degree Manslaughter. But not before asking the family of his victim for forgiveness. NBC-5's Craig Smullin was in the courtroom today and files this report.
NBC5 News Director Craig Smullin co-anchors NBC5 News at 6 and hosts the 5 on 5 Feature Interview on NBC5 News at 5.
A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, Craig graduated from Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, California with a degree in Recreation Administration and Sports Management.
Since joining NBC5 News in 2005, Craig has performed virtually every job in the newsroom: News and Sports Reporter, Sports Anchor, Producer, series and segment Host and Anchor of NBC5 News at Sunrise and NBC5 News at 5. He became News Director in January, 2014.
When he's not managing a busy newsroom, Craig spends time with his wife, two young sons and two dogs. He is a dedicated fan of the San Francisco 49ers and Portland Trailblazers and loves snow boarding the slopes of Mt. Ashland.