Sarah Bloomquist
Sarah Bloomquist is an anchor and reporter for Action News. Sarah joined the Action News team in August 2002. Since then, she's covered many major stories for 6abc, including reporting live from Maryland during the sniper scare, and following the Philadelphia Eagles and their faithful fans during the 2002-2003 run for the Super Bowl.

Sarah came to Channel 6 from WTVG, the ABC-owned station in Toledo, Ohio, where she was a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter. In 2002, Sarah was awarded First Place in the Spot News Category from the Associated Press of Ohio for her coverage from New York of the September 11th attacks. She was also nominated for two Emmy awards for her live coverage from Ground Zero.

In 2001, she was named Best Reporter in Ohio by the Associated Press.

Sarah got her start in Toledo after receiving a Masters Degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. Prior to that, Sarah graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio with a major in History and a minor in French. She lives in Center City.

Police are reporting an uptick in car thefts and the reason behind a large percentage of them might surprise you.
On Monday, the city announced a pilot program aimed at easing congestion around 30th Street Station, a notorious choke point for traffic.
A woman is wanted for allegedly running a man down with her car following an argument outside a Dunkin' Donuts store in Northeast Philadelphia.
Recently, both the city and state passed measures trying to better regulate the small convenience stores that sell soda, candy and booze but neighbors said those measures did nothing to stop ongoing problems associated with the spots.
The shooting happened around 1:30 p.m. Monday in the 100 block of East Tusculum Street, near the tracks the city cleaned up and closed off - a place where addicts gathered for years.