News Anchor Drew Scott On Losing Granddaughter To Addiction


‘She Was A Beautiful, Talented Soul’

By Lisa Finn

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EAST HAMPTON, NY — Drew Scott, longtime News 12 anchor and reporter, retired recently and shared the news that he will dedicate his time to raising awareness about the deadly opioid epidemic that claimed the life of his beautiful granddaughter Hallie Ulrich, 22, who was found dead on an East Hampton road in September after a battle with heroin addiction.

“After 47 years in the news business and 9,000 stories told, I anchored News 12 for the last time,” Scott wrote on Facebook. “I plan to spend more time with family and help in the fight against #Opioidaddiction in honor of my granddaughter…click here to continue reading