Meghan McCorkell

McCorkel Meghan 175x131 (2)Meghan McCorkell joined the Eyewitness News team in July 2011 as a General Assignment Reporter.

She came to Baltimore from Columbus, Ohio where she spent nearly three years at WSYX/WTTE.  While there, she traveled to Haiti to cover relief efforts on the year anniversary of the devastating earthquake.  She was also recognized by the Associated Press for excellence in Feature Reporting.

Prior to moving to Buckeye nation, Meghan worked as the Washington Correspondent for Sinclair Broadcast Group, covering Capitol Hill and the White House.  She started behind the scenes before stepping in front of the camera.  As a Producer at WJLA in Washington, D.C. she won an Emmy Award for her coverage of President Gerald Ford’s funeral.  She was also nominated for an Emmy while working as a Producer at WTTG.  She started her career moving up the ranks at NewsChannel 8.

A native of the Jersey Shore, Meghan is happy to be back on the East Coast.

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Police: 2 Charged In Feb. Frederick High Shooting

Police say they’ve charged two men in a shooting at Frederick High School that injured two teenage boys last month.

03/25/2015

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Traffic Deaths In Md. Fell To 66-Year Low Last Year

Maryland’s roads are getting safer. The state announces traffic deaths are the lowest they’ve been in more than 60 years–but there’s still more work to be done.

03/24/2015

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Threat Against Obama’s Niece Prompts Security Hike

A security scare at the University of Maryland when the athletic department receives threats of a man with a gun. The call came ahead of Monday night’s March Madness game at the Xfinity Center.

03/23/2015

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WVU Coach Bob Huggins’ Daughters Taunt Maryland’s Dez Wells On Twitter

War of words. As the Terps fall to West Virginia in the NCAA Tournament, the adult daughters of West Virginia’s coach make some controversial comments online.

03/23/2015

Stanley Maclin. Photo Courtesy Baltimore City police.

Police: ‘Khaki-Pants Bandit’ Wanted In 50 Armed Robberies Arrested

Baltimore’s most wanted is now off the streets. Police say the man they call the “khaki pants bandit” is responsible for a one man crime spree across Baltimore City and county.

03/20/2015

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Police Lock Down City School After Report Of Armed Suspect

A Baltimore City elementary and middle school was on lockdown Thursday morning after police got a tip about an armed student in the building.

03/19/2015

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Ravens RB Bernard Pierce Arrested For DUI, Released From Ravens

Another Ravens player in trouble with the law and off the team. Running back Bernard Pierce was arrested for drunk driving in Towson early Wednesday morning. He is the ninth Ravens player arrested in the past 13 months and the third cut this off-season.

03/18/2015

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Jeep Police Say Struck & Killed Man Pushing Snow Blower Found

A major break in a hit-and-run case that’s generated hundreds of tips–a Fallston father killed while pushing a snow blower and left to die. Police say they found the Jeep that hit him.

03/17/2015

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Community Blog Controversy In Bowleys Quarters

Comment controversy. A Bowley’s Quarters neighborhood blog goes viral after seemingly racist comments are posted, threatening violence.

03/12/2015

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Md. Man Charged In Causing I-95 Tanker Crash

I-95 was shut down for hours and covered in diesel fuel after a tanker truck overturned. Now investigators say it was the reckless driving of another car in front of the truck that caused the chain reaction crash. It’s a dangerous, sometimes deadly problem that trucking experts say happens all too often.

03/11/2015

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Ngata, Smith Among Ravens Favorites Out The Door

A rough start to the week for Ravens fans. Haloti Ngata is off the team and heading to Detroit. And fan favorite Torrey Smith is officially a 49er.

03/10/2015

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Md. Officer Was Driving Girlfriend Home When Cruiser Crashed

A devastating crash takes the life of an off-duty Prince George’s County police officer. Now new video is released that could provide clues about what led up to the crash.

03/09/2015

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