Chad Pradelli
CHAD PRADELLI is an Investigative Reporter, whose wide knowledge of various issues has led him to cover some of the most memorable stories for Action News. In 2004, Chad covered the impact of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. He also reported on the tragic Sandy Hook school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, the Jerry Sandusky trial, and has broken numerous stories in the Philadelphia market.

Chad joined Action News in 2004 from KFSN in Fresno. There, he was the Consumer Investigator/Fill-in Anchor. Prior to joining the ABC family, Chad worked in Palm Springs as a Weekend Weather Anchor/Reporter.

Chad holds a Master's Degree from the Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Accounting from Regis University in Denver where he was captain of the baseball team.

Chad is happy to be back in Pennsylvania. He was born in Pittsburgh, and enjoys calling the Delaware Valley home. He lives in Merion Golf Manor with his wife, son and daughter. In his spare time, Chad enjoys golf, football and politics.

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Philadelphia Police Officer Mike Wilson is recovering from a bruised and swollen eye after authorities say he was attacked while breaking up a high school fight at 15th and Chestnut streets in Center City Tuesday afternoon.
Philadelphia Police Officer Mike Wilson is recovering from a bruised and swollen eye after authorities say he was attacked while breaking up a high school fight at 15th and Chestnut streets in Center City Tuesday afternoon.
Action News investigative reporter Chad Pradelli was given exclusive access to how the Federal Air Marshals train for a life-or-death crisis in the sky.
The first phase of Pre-K funded by Philadelphia's sugary drink tax is underway.
A Bucks County man is awaiting sentencing next month for felony stalking. His victim was nearly 40 years younger than him and his child's best friend.