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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Baltimore Police Stepping Up Security For Verdict In Nero Trial

Security is expected to be stepped up around the Mitchell Courthouse on Monday when the verdict is read in the trial of Officer Edward Nero.



Verdict Pending In Nero Case Could Impact Police Nationwide

The trial of Officer Edward Nero has drawn the attention of police nationwide, as it could have a far-reaching impact on the way officers do their jobs.


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Suspect In Armed Attack On Baltimore Elderly Couple Arrested

Police have arrested a man wanted in the assault of an elderly couple on May 4 in Baltimore.


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Police: Road Rage Suspect Opens Fire On Driver In Howard Co.

A terrifying case of road rage in Howard County. A man opened fire on another driver during the start of morning rush hour. Now police across the county are searching for that gunman.


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Md. Woman Pleads Not Guilty To Illegal Silicone Injections

A Maryland woman — charged with promising clients their dream bodies — but prosecutors say what she was really injecting was a serious risk to their health.


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Searching For A Killer: DNA Evidence Sets Man Free After 17 Years In Jail

After 17-years behind bars for a crime he didn’t commit, DNA evidence has now exonerated Malcolm Bryant.



Latest Trial Against Officer In Freddie Gray Death To Begin

A change in tactics for prosecutors in the latest trial against an officer in the death of Freddie Gray. They plan to argue Officer Edward Nero had no business arresting Gray to begin with.


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Radio Transmissions Detail Manhunt For Shooting Spree Suspect

For 22 hours police across the state searched for the serial shooting suspect. Now, police radio transmissions are giving an inside look at the manhunt.


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Man Accused Of Killing 3 In Md. Held Without Bond

The shooting spree suspect faces a judge. Sixty-two-year-old Eulalio Tordil is accused of openly firing on six people across Montgomery and Prince George’s counties, killing three—including his estranged wife.


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Takata Air Bag Recall Doubles In Size

An already-massive recall for defective Takata airbags more than doubled this week.


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Black Bear Spotted In Frederick County Neighborhood

There are concerns in a Frederick County community. A black bear has been spotted multiple times in just the past few days.


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CDC: Children Are Getting More Concussions At Playgrounds

Playground dangers. The CDC says the number of children sustaining brain injuries at the playground is up.




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