Walter Perez
Walter Perez joined 6abc as an anchor and general assignment reporter for Action News in September of 2003. He currently anchors Action News' weekend evening shows. Walter came to WPVI-TV from WNBC in New York, where he was a reporter and weekend morning anchor. Prior to that, he worked as an anchor/reporter at WPLG in Miami and at News 12 New Jersey.

Walter also has radio experience, co-hosting the highest-rated radio talk show in Central New Jersey on WCTC News-Talk Radio 1450AM, and was color commentator for the Princeton Football Radio Network in New Jersey for 5 years.

Walter has numerous broadcast honors, including an Edward R. Murrow award for spot news coverage, a New York City Press Club award, a New York State Broadcasters award, and two New Jersey Associated Press awards.

A political science graduate from Duke University, Walter, and his wife, reside in Monmouth Junction, New Jersey with their two sons.

Walter's Stories
Rifles, pistols stolen from gun shop in Chalfont, Bucks County
Police are looking for five suspects who broke into a gun shop in Bucks County and stole multiple weapons.
Political expert explains why Josh Shapiro won Pennsylvania governor's race months ago
After ABC News projected Shapiro as the winner late Tuesday night, Mastriano came short of conceding the race but did take time to thank his supporters.
Officials: Delaware County Memorial emergency dept. closed due to 'failure to adequately staff'
The Pennsylvania Department of Health suspended emergency department operations at Delaware County Memorial Hospital at 7 a.m. Monday.
Security is tight around Citizens Bank Park ahead of World Series Game 3
"We have our own in-house security at the ballpark," said Sal DeAngelis, the Phillies Vice President of Operations and Security. "But, we also partner with Philadelphia police, Pennsylvania state police, FBI, Secret Service, Department of Homeland Security, the list goes on and on."
Amber Alert: Arrest warrant issued for mother of child abducted in Downingtown
An arrest warrant has been issued in Chester County for a woman hours after authorities announced an Amber Alert for her missing daughter.
Meet the Phillies fan who has Bryce Harper's Game 5 homer
"We were all cheering and the ball was coming right towards us, and then hit the ground, and there was a scramble for the ball," recalled Tracy Oldziejewski.
Alleged fraud victim recalls hiring 'hoax mom' after fake kidnapping: 'She took advantage of that'
"I wanted to give her a second chance at life": Bonnie Sweeten's behavior didn't come into full focus until she opened a credit card account in the victim's name.
3 Philadelphia Police SWAT officers shot serving warrant; suspect killed
The SWAT officers were serving a warrant on a suspect wanted for homicide and other violent offenses in Philadelphia.
Multiple children sickened after carbon monoxide leak at Allentown day care
The fire chief said it turned into a massive emergency response as multiple people were showing symptoms.
Box covering Philly Christopher Columbus statue gets painted with colors of Italian flag
Councilmember Squilla says the city's decision to put Indigenous Peoples Day on Columbus Day only created hard feelings on both sides.