Tracey Leong

Leong Tracey Bio 175x131Tracey Leong joined WJZ Eyewitness News in July 2014 as a general assignment reporter.

Her journalism career began in Southern California, where she was born and raised. She worked as an intern at KABC and an editorial assistant at KNBC in Los Angeles. Tracey then reported for the Los Angeles Metro System and Crown City News. She went on to anchor and report at KIEM in Eureka, Calif. and KRCR in Redding, Calif.

Tracey completed her undergraduate work at Cal Poly Pomona in communication studies and Hunter College in New York. Tracey got a taste of the entertainment business working on “Late Night With Conan O’Brien.” She worked with the staff of Congressman Adam Schiff and contemplated a career in law or politics. Tracey is a member of the Asian American Journalist Association.

Tracey’s experience also includes teaching in China and in her mother’s kindergarten classroom. She’s an active volunteer at animal shelters, loves traveling the world and exploring the outdoors with her chocolate lab, Molly. She enjoys meeting new people, so say hi when you see her out and about.

Email: tleong@wjz.com.
Twitter: https://twitter.com/TraceyWJZ
Facebook Fan Page: https://www.facebook.com/TraceyGLeong

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Michael Johnson Remains Free, Judge Reschedules Hearing

For the third time, a Baltimore man is facing murder charges in the death of North Carolina teen Phylicia Barnes. Her disappearance launched a massive manhunt.

02/26/2015

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Md. Paying Close Attention To D.C. Pot Legalization

DC is just hours away from legalizing marijuana but Maryland is still at the center of a heated debate over the drug.

02/25/2015

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Amber Alert Cancelled, Missing 3-Year-Old Found In Mass.

Delaware police have canceled an Amber Alert for a 3-year-old New Castle County girl after authorities located her and her father in Massachusetts.

02/24/2015

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New Details Emerged In Sunday’s Officer-Involved Shooting

A man was shot multiple times by a Baltimore officer after being pulled over for a traffic stop.

02/23/2015

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Baltimore Police Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting

Baltimore police are investigating an officer-involved shooting.

02/22/2015

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Marylanders Digging Out After Weekend Winter Blast

Thousands across Maryland are dealing with the aftermath of Saturday’s winter blast. The snow storm left several inches on the ground, causing treacherous conditions for drivers.

02/22/2015

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Family Of 6 Displaced After Columbia Townhome Fire

It’s not just the flames firefighters had to battle at the scene of a house fire in Howard County, it was also the brutal conditions.

02/19/2015

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Domestic Violence Hotline Asking For Volunteers To Help

One in four women will be abused by their partner during their lifetime. It’s a disturbing statistic seen right here in Maryland.

02/18/2015

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Md. College Students Stuck In Boston Due To Snow

Mother nature held up some Maryland college students from flying home due to the recent snowstorm

02/17/2015

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17 Injured In Senior Mobility Bus Crash In Pikesville

More than a dozen people hospitalized after a senior mobility bus and SUV crash into each other in Pikesville.

02/16/2015

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State Highway Crews Urging Marylanders To Stay Home, Stay Warm

Bundle up, Baltimore. Record low temperatures are invading the area. Wind chill advisories and warnings remain in effect as powerful winds drop the wind chill below zero.

02/15/2015

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Whole Foods In Harbor East Moving To New Location

Whole Foods expansion. The popular grocery store in Harbor East is launching a new flagship store. They’ll be relocating and doubling in size.

02/12/2015

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