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.

Forgeries in the lucrative sports memorabilia business are a huge problem. One local company has been accused of selling bogus sports items for nearly a decade.
The proliferation of ride-sharing services, like Uber and Lyft, has some parents using them to taxi their children around, however, it's against the policy of both companies.
Discount internet sites often offer deals seemingly too good to pass up. But an Action News Investigation warns of an ugly side to cosmetic procedures on the cheap.
Action News Investigative reporter Chad Pradelli has been finding some home buyers who say they were victimized by a dishonest process because defects were hidden from them.
An increasing number of accidents at the intersection of Stenton Avenue and Gorgas Lane has neighbors worried. Residents say it is only a matter of time before someone is killed.