Stephanie Rochon responds to viewers asking why she has not been on television recently

Posted at 2:48 PM, Sep 19, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-19 14:48:47-04

RICHMOND, Va. — Many of you have called, emailed and reached out to us through social media to ask what happened to Stephanie Rochon. Stephanie has not appeared in a newscast for several days. Stephanie wanted us to pass along this message:

Dear CBS 6 Viewers,

Thank you for your questions and expressions of concern regarding my recent absence from our newscasts. I am currently dealing with some health care challenges. I look forward to returning to anchoring CBS 6 News with Bill Fitzgerald in the near future. Thank you again for your support and watching CBS 6 News. I look forward to rejoining the team soon.

Stephanie Rochon