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Anthony DiLorenzo is a general assignment reporter for PIX11 and can be seen every weekday on the PIX11 Morning News.

DiLorenzo joined WPIX from WFTV in Orlando, Fla. in April 2015, where he was an enterprise reporter for the last two years. He has also held reporter positions at WFXT in Boston, and WTIC, Tribune’s Hartford, Conn. station. Prior to his role at WTIC, DiLorenzo was the weekend evening anchor at WWLP in Springfield, Mass.

He has been nominated for five Emmy Awards and has earned two Associated Press awards for breaking news coverage. DiLorenzo holds a bachelor of science in journalism from Suffolk University in Boston.

DiLorenzo and his wife, Kala Rama, originally hail from Connecticut and are excited to return to the region. They live in New York City.


Recent Articles
  • Suspect in deadly stabbing, hit-and-run arrested after being spotted by victim at Queens hospital: sources

    SOUTH OZONE PARK, Queens — A man accused of going on a deadly stabbing and hit-and-run rampage over a parking spot in Queens was arrested after being spotted at a hospital by one of his victims, police sources said Monday. Adrian Harry, 22, faces charges of murder, two counts of assault, six counts of reckless endangerment and four counts of criminal possession of a weapon, according to police. He is accused stabbing two people in the torso then getting in his […]

  • Queens woman found dead with throat slashed on the island of Jamaica

    MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica — Desiree Gibbon arrived in Jamaica on Oct. 20 and was given a three-month visa, according to reports. Her body was found over the weekend by area residents who called police. She was looking for work in Jamaica to help pay for film school, her mother said. She was a model and actress and dreamed of making documentaries. “They said, ‘Your daughter has been found by the side of the road, her throat slashed,'” Andrea Gibbon said. “They […]

  • Police arrest man connected to series of killings in Tampa

    TAMPA, Fla.  — Tampa Police say they have arrested a 24-year-old man in connection with four fatal shootings in the city’s Seminole Heights neighborhood.The charging documents are still being crafted for Howell Emanuel Donaldson III, who will face four counts of first-degree murder, said Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan in a late night press briefing Tuesday. But Dugan said police wanted to get the news out to assure the residents of Seminole Heights. For 51 days, the neighborhood has been […]

  • Grandmother stabbed to death by stranger who was later found cradling her body on SI street: sources

    RANDALL MANOR, Staten Island — A grandmother who was stabbed to death by a stranger was later found by first responders being cradled by her accused killer as she died blocks away from her home on a Staten Island street, sources said Tuesday. Geetha Howie, 63, was leaving a bank in the area of Bement Avenue and Bement Court around 2:14 p.m. Monday when she was attacked about two blocks from her home, according to police. The grandmother was getting […]

  • Man, 71, leaving Thanksgiving dinner with church friends in Queens struck by hit-and-run driver

    FLUSHING, Queens — The vehicle involved in a hit-and-run that critically injured a 71-year-old man on Thanksgiving has been found, but the driver is still being sought, police said Friday. The man was on Murray Street when he was hit by a vehicle that fled the scene just before 7 p.m. Thursday, police said. He was hospitalized in critical condition. The victim was leaving a dinner with church friends when he was struck, a witness told PIX11. “The pastor was actually […]

  • Men arrested in fatal shooting of two Brooklyn mothers to appear in court

    DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN — The two men arrested for a fatal shooting that left two Brooklyn moms dead are scheduled to appear in court Friday. Anthony Alexander, 18, and Nazir Saunders, 20, allegedly gunned down Chynna Battle, 21, and Shaqwanda Staley, 29, while aiming for someone else at the barbecue. The two men walked in with a group, opening fire as 20 people were at a barbecue in Stuyvesant Gardens on July 12, police said. Battle’s 3-year-old daughter was at the party […]

  • SUV involved in fatal hit-and-run in Union Square found, driver still at large

    Investigators have found the SUV connected to the fatal hit-and-run in Union Square. The SUV was found around 11 a.m. Wednesday morning in a parking lot next to Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, according to police. The Jeep has since been towed from the location and was taken to the Highway Division in the Bronx as they continue to investigate the incident. Early Tuesday morning, 34-year-old Adrian Blanc was crossing the street at East 14th Street and Fourth Avenue when […]

  • Cops search for man wanted in two sexual attacks on women in Manhattan within 24 hours

    MANHATTAN – Police need help finding a man involved into two attacks on women, including an attempted rape, within 24 hours in  Manhattan. The first incident occurred on Oct. 24 around 9:40 a.m. when a 28-year-old woman entered the elevator of a residential building around East 124th Street and Third Avenue in East Harlem. While she was in the elevator, a man began to grab and touch her, police said. Officers said the victim then returned the elevator to the […]

  • Police fatally shoot man who stabbed women in the Bronx; body cam footage reviewed: officials

    TREMONT, the Bronx — The shooting of a man who allegedly stabbed two security guards in the Bronx appears to be justified in footage captured by police body cameras, but ultimately the NYPD’s Force Investigation Division will review the incident and decide, sources said Tuesday. Cornell Lockhart, who locals say is a Vietnam veteran and former boxer, is accused of stabbing two female security guards in the lobby of a Hughes Avenue building Monday evening. Both women, Kathy Hope, 48, and Michelle […]

  • Man dies following road rage dispute in Brooklyn

    BROOKLYN – A man is dead after a violent road rage confrontation in Brooklyn Thursday night. The incident happened around 9:16 p.m. when a 65-year-old victim got into an argument with a 55-year-old utility van driver after a fender bender at a parking lot in Sunset Park, police said. As the van drove off, 65-year-old Gavriel Mardaknayevy of Brooklyn and his wife, who was driving, followed him down 3rd Avenue into Bay Ridge. The chase continued on to 65th Street, […]