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.

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Authorities Still Looking For Man Wanted In Wife’s Murder

The FBI and Anne Arundel County Police are hoping the public can help them track down a man wanted in the murder of his wife in a Dunkin Donuts in Hanover.



Why Terrorists Use Bombs On Planes

Experts examine why planes are a valuable target for terrorists.


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Vets Warn Some Md. Waterways Are Dangerous For Dogs

Water and dogs go together in Maryland but this time of year, that can prove fatal.


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New Allegations Surface In Sex-For-Repairs Scandal

Battered on all sides. Baltimore’s housing commissioner is being asked to explain a potential sex for repairs scandal, fix falling apart housing and even resign.


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New Info About Surveillance Tools FBI Used After Riots

Covert operations. The FBI flying planes over the Baltimore riots. Now new information is surfacing about the high tech tools the FBI was using.


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Colgate Bridge To Be Replaced With New $27 Million Span

Like a chain, the Port of Baltimore is only as strong as its weakest link. And right now, there’s a weak link between the port and the rest of the world.


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New App Could Help Save Heart Attack Victims

It’s designed to be faster than a first responder. A new smart phone app will connect heart attack victims with the closest person trained in CPR.


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New PARCC Scores Show Only 30% Of Md. Students Ready For College

A new test for Maryland high school students is turning previous scores upside down.


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Leesburg Airport Gets Remote Control Airport Tower

It’s a first of its kind experiment in this country, and it could be a game changer for busy, but smaller airports.


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Not Clear If Baltimore Police Still Tracking Cell Phones

Baltimore police listening in to cell phone calls with hidden technology first surfaced last spring. It’s not clear if police are still dialing in or hanging up.



Suspect Wanted In Illegal Shooting Of 150 Robins

One hundred and fifty robins killed in a single night. That’s the one hard fact police know.



Maryland To Launch Child Identity Theft Prevention Campaign

Eight hundred million. That’s how many identity thefts have happened in the US over the past few years.




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