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.

Chad is happy to be back in Pennsylvania. He was born in Pittsburgh, and enjoys calling the Delaware Valley home. In his spare time, Chad enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, golf, football and politics.

Chad's Stories
Lawsuit accuses Frontier Airlines of bogus baggage fees | Investigation
The Action News Investigative Team began looking into issues involving Frontier Airlines and its personal bag fees. Since our investigation began, a proposed class action lawsuit has been filed.
Angelo Cataldi opens up about sports radio career in book
Over three decades behind the mic, Angelo Cataldi made many friends and enemies. He challenged sports figures on his daily show and reflects on all of it in his new book.
Police identify man wanted for luggage thefts from Philadelphia International Airport
According to police, a warrant has been issued for Julius Cook, 48, for his involvement in multiple luggage thefts from a baggage claim at Philadelphia International Airport.
Family pleas for hit-and-run driver who killed father in Philadelphia to turn self in
Ezequiel Morales was helping a stranded driver with a flat tire when he was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver.
Investigation into windshield barnacles and hefty parking fines they bring to Philly drivers
A Philadelphia councilmember is calling for hearings after an Action News Investigation reveals how one towing company could be skirting the city's 'ticket to tow' law.
Pediatrician: 'Crazy' that Pa. mom diagnosed with medical child abuse
Raeanne Richardson and her husband told the investigative team they lost custody of their baby for two weeks this summer.
Phillies fans still confident after Game 6 loss to Diamondbacks
The streets around South Philadelphia may be quiet on Monday night, but fans are confident this team can get the win on Tuesday.
Action News Investigative Team hunts down stolen luggage swiped at Philadelphia airport
Property crime and thefts are included in the uptick at PHL, and that involves stolen luggage. The Investigative Team followed the journey of one stolen bag.
Vehicles vanishing in Philadelphia after courtesy tows: Investigation
Frustrated Philadelphia citizens have long complained about lost vehicles to being bombarded with parking fines after being relocated to a metered spot.
Reliability of Better Business Bureau's grading system called into question
The BBB said it reviews a wide range of companies, many of which it accredits.