Alex DeMetrick

Alex DeMetrick 175x131Alex DeMetrick has been a general assignment reporter with WJZ Eyewitness News since September 1984.

Alex began his journalism career in California.

Alex has received many awards from United Press International and The Associated Press.  He also received a Lincoln University Award for his political reporting.

A native of Michigan, Alex moved to California at the age of seven.

He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University and pursued graduate studies at San Jose State University.

Alex enjoys sailing, hiking, writing, movies and jazz.

More Stories by Alex DeMetrick

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Osprey Couple Tom and Audrey Are Back In Town

As a couple, Tom and Audrey let it all hang out on camera. And thanks to a web site, anyone can watch.

03/25/2015

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Baltimore Public Enemy No. 1 Sentenced To Life In Prison

Angry words followed by shots led to two murders. The woman who ordered the murders and the man who fired the gun appear in Baltimore court.

03/24/2015

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Ronald McDonald House Helps Patients Heal With Touch Of Home

People come from all over the world to Baltimore for high quality medical care.

03/23/2015

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Md. Astronaut Catches Northern Lights From Space

This week, earth was hit harder than expected by a massive blast from the sun.

03/19/2015

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FBI Talks With Md. Businesses Trying To Stop ‘Economic Espionage’

The FBI calls it “economic espionage” and Wednesday evening, it is actively reaching out to Maryland businesses to stop the theft of valuable trade secrets.

03/18/2015

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Watermen Hope To Extend Oyster Season After Winter Freezes Income

Giving back what winter has taken away. Brutal cold put livelihoods on ice throughout the Chesapeake Bay.

03/17/2015

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Secret Service Testing Drones, How To Disrupt Their Flying

The Secret Service is reportedly conducting middle-of-the-night drone flights near the White House in secret tests to devise a defense against the unmanned aircraft.

03/13/2015

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Charges Dismissed In Phylicia Barnes Murder Case

Charges have been dismissed against Michael Johnson, a man who was accused in the death of a North Carolina teen in Baltimore.

03/12/2015

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Salt From Recent Storms Now Making Its Way Into Waterways

A week ago, hundreds of trucks were being loaded with salt. When heavy snows came the next day, that salt hit the roads.

03/11/2015

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ACLU Sues NSA; Says They’re Cyberspying

Text, Tweet or browse. Is the NSA following what you do on the internet?

03/10/2015

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Bail Denied For Suspect In NSA, ICC Shootings

The man suspected in several shootings around Maryland was denied bail in an Anne Arundel County courthouse Monday morning.

03/09/2015

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Officer Who Died In Crash Had Passenger In Police Car

Prince George’s County police say an officer who died after crashing his cruiser in Lanham had a female passenger in the car with him.

03/07/2015

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