Jonathan McCall joined the WJZ news team in July 2017 as weekend anchor/reporter.
Before arriving in Charm City, this native Texan worked in Oklahoma, Texas, Louisiana, and Nevada.
In 2013, he was named Best News Anchor, and Best Breaking News Reporter by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
In 2015, he won an Emmy award for his coverage of a deadly crash at Oklahoma State University’s homecoming parade.
Throughout his career, he’s covered some major stories, including the trials of O.J. Simpson, and Dr. Conrad Murray, charged in the death of Michael Jackson.
Before working in television, Jonathan served as a meteorologist in the United States Navy. As a certified forecaster, he was part of the 2004 Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
While in the military, he filed stories for Navy-Marine Corps News, the Pentagon Channel, and anchored a monthly newscast for the City of Norfolk, VA.
When he’s not behind the desk, or in the newsroom, you can find Jonathan hanging out with his son, working out and checking out Baltimore’s great restaurants. He enjoys visiting friends and family and sight-seeing around the Mid-Atlantic.
Police release the identity for man who they believe is responsible for setting up a camera in a Maryland mall.
‘They Didn’t Have A Care In The World’; Video Shows Suspects Open Fire After Coming Face-To-Face With Officers
Police are searching for two suspects who opened fire on officers after an early morning robbery turned into a wild shootout on the streets of downtown Baltimore.
The federal government has resumed accepting applications for DACA recipients, but a deal to protect them is now on life-support.
Authorities hope surveillance video can help in the arrest of four suspects who stole more than a dozen guns from a Hanover gun store last week.
A Haitian church in Rockville, Maryland, held a prayer vigil Saturday after President Donald Trump allegedly made obscene comments about Haiti and African countries.
The wife of a Baltimore County man who was attacked during a carjacking talks to WJZ about the vicious attack that now has four teens behind bars.
The owner of an Anne Arundel gun store spoke to WJZ after thieves broke into his store and stole more than a dozen guns over the weekend.
How did a doctor with as many as 11 different aliases deliver babies, and perform surgeries for years—even after applying for federal help with a fake social security number?
Calling an ambulance is usually the first thing people do in an emergency, but that may no longer be the case.
Protected bike lanes are becoming more prevalent across Baltimore, but some say the lanes are driving them crazy and putting lives in danger.
Community leaders in West Baltimore are hoping the celebration of the Kwanzaa holiday can be a catalyst to unify the city.
Six families are spending the Christmas holiday welcoming new blessings to their families.