"Good Day Sacramento" reporter Sean Bennett has signed off after six years with CBS13.
Bennett is leaving TV journalism as a profession, he announced Friday, in favor of an unspecified field with more typical hours. His 20 years in journalism have been split almost evenly between 2 p.m. to midnight shifts and his current early morning hours.
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"I've decided to come out of my comfort zone and try something completely new, get something out of the TV business," he said in a "Good Day Sacramento" broadcast. "I'm going to try something on a schedule (with) hours that I've never had."
Bennett began working for "Good Day Sacramento" and CBS13 in May 2012 after 3 1/2 years at Fox40, and previously covered sports in Chico and Fort Myers, Fla.
He and his wife, Melissa, have two children, Cole and Bailey.
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