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

suspects

Stabbing On Board Light Rail Forces Stop At Centre Street

Violence on the Light Rail. A man is stabbed during a fight on the afternoon train. And now, police need the public’s help to find seven people who might know something.

59 mins ago

palcohol

Powdered Alcohol Stirring Up Controversy In Md.

No powdered alcohol in Maryland. Maryland’s comptroller, health care leaders and the alcohol industry all join forces to keep the potentially dangerous product off the market.

03/26/2015

carbon monoxide

6 Sickened After Baltimore Carbon Monoxide Incident

It is colorless, odorless and potentially deadly. A Baltimore family knows the dangerous of carbon monoxide firsthand. Six people, including a baby, were rushed to the hospital.

03/24/2015

ebola

Military Unit Returns From Running Ebola Labs In Liberia

Back home from the Ebola hot zone. A group of nearly two dozen local soldiers safely return from West Africa, where they battled the Ebola outbreak.

03/23/2015

major delays + traffic advisory

Construction Begins On I-95, Expect Major Delays

Starting Sunday night, you may experience heavy congestion along I-95 for several miles. The construction stretches from Caton Avenue to the Fort McHenry tunnel.

03/22/2015

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Collaborative Effort To Build A Brighter Future For Baltimore Students

In honor of National Reading Month, the Library Project is working to collect books for three new libraries being built this year in schools across the city.

03/20/2015

Baltimore officials

Baltimore City Leaders Work To End Youth Violence

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is pulling the community together to end youth violence on a national and local level.

03/18/2015

robbery suspect

Woman Fights Back With Alleged Robber, Bites Him

Caught on camera. A man allegedly robs a woman at gunpoint inside an Anne Arundel County pizza shop.

03/17/2015

ebola

Ebola Patient At NIH Now In Critical Condition

The health of the American Ebola patient has worsened. They were flown in Friday and just over the weekend changed to critical condition.

03/16/2015

38-year-old John Christopher Delich. Photo: Anne Arundel County Police.

Authorities Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting In AACO

A Pasadena man is behind bars after an officer-involved shooting early Sunday morning.

03/15/2015

gun control, gun law, gun generic

Md. Lawmakers Pushing For Gun Law Change

Some Maryland legislators want to add self-defense as a reason for people to carry a gun.

03/12/2015

potholes

Crews Working To Fill Potholes All Over Baltimore City

If you’ve been out driving lately, you know the harsh winter has caused major potholes. Crews are struggling to keep up.

03/11/2015

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