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
Police in Bucks County investigating after parents caught on video fighting at youth hockey game
Police in Bucks County, Pennsylvania are investigating after a group of parents were caught on video brawling at a youth hockey game.
Suspect identified after police chase, deadly officer-involved shooting in Delaware County
The driver, identified as 40-year-old Torraize Armstrong, reportedly got out of the car and began firing.
Next-door neighbor charged with stabbing 83-year-old to death on North Philadelphia porch
The victim has been identified as 83-year-old Dolores Robinson.
Man arrested for allegedly recording women inside University of Delaware bathroom
Isaiah Anderson, 24, is accused of setting up a small recording device to film people inside an on-campus bathroom stall.
Fast-moving winter storm drops about 10 inches of snow in Allentown, Pa.
By lunchtime on Tuesday, the sun was out in Allentown, Pennsylvania, but about 10 inches of snow was left on the ground.
3 victims carjacked within 1 hour in Philadelphia; group of suspects at large
Investigators say they are pretty sure these armed carjackings were committed by the same suspects, and now they're working to see if these four or five men are behind any other local crimes.
Bucks County man charged with murder after allegedly beheading father, posting video on YouTube
A Pennsylvania man is accused of not only beheading his father but also posting the video of him committing the act to YouTube.
Germantown apartment complex without power for days; tenants demand answers
Several of the people who live in the Lenox Apartment buildings say the power has been out in their part of the complex since January 24.
New video shows confrontation before deadly police shooting; injured officer released from hospital
New video from the night of the shooting is being used in the investigation that left a man dead and an officer injured.
Abandoned tortoises turned in to ACCT Philly after rescued from alleyway in Hunting Park
A woman did the right thing to help out two abandoned tortoises she found in Philadelphia's Hunting Park.