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.

Chad's Stories
Hundreds of contractors join class-action lawsuit accusing HomeAdvisor of fraud: 6abc Action News Investigation
The lawsuit, filed by a Haverford law firm, claims HomeAdvisor's business model is defective, deceptive and fraudulent.
Action News Investigation: There's a shortage of Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners
It's a health care shortage that impacts victims of sexual assault nationwide.
New DNA evidence could free man behind bars for 1988 murder of Barbara Jean Horn
A man behind bars for the murder of Barbara Jean Horn could be freed thanks to new DNA evidence.
Missing dog found safe after a month-long search by ACCT Philadelphia
A dog that vanished from ACCT Philly, The Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia, has been found.
Police seek two men accused of lighting Philadelphia home on fire with a mother, child inside
Police want the public's help identifying two suspects who firebombed a house this weekend.
Action News Investigation: Warning about mystery shopping scam
Scam artists are on the prowl during the holiday season.
8-year-old Billingsport student missing from school for hours after falling asleep on bus
An 8-year-old Billingsport Elementary student was left on a bus Thursday and remained missing from school for about three hours after she fell asleep in her seat, officials said.
Rowan University students hold vigil following recent suicides on campus
Approximately 100 students gathered on the Rowan University campus on Friday night to remember three students who died by suicide this semester.
Action News Investigation: Are you getting what's advertised in CBD products?
A CBD craze is underway and the products are seemingly everywhere. CBD is short for Cannabidiol, a product derived from Hemp in cannabis plants. But an Action News investigation found you may not be getting all that CBD that's being advertised.
Action News Investigation: Concerns over 'Sponsor A Highway' litter removal program
An Action News investigation is raising concerns over the "Sponsor a Highway" litter removal program.