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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
  • Drunk driver faces slew of charges for mowing down bicyclist after Pride: police

    MIDTOWN, Manhattan — A man with a lengthy arrest record faces a slew of charges for allegedly driving drunk after reveling at the weekend’s Pride March, then striking a bicyclist, leaving the victim seriously injured, police said Monday. Raheem Addison, 28, of Brooklyn, faces charges of vehicular assault, driving while impaired and without a license. Police initially said he was believed to have a suspended license. Addison was allegedly partying at the Pride March Sunday before getting behind the wheel, according […]

  • Witnesses describe ‘chaotic’ scene, stampede after shots fired at NJ state fair

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Gunshots sparked chaos at the New Jersey State Fair Meadowlands on Thursday night, state police say. It happened about 11:30 p.m. when shots were fire into a crowd of thousands outside Metlife Stadium. The terrifying and tense moments were caught on camera by Michael Rosero, of Seacacus, who was at opening night of the state fair with his wife and their 8-year-old and 9-year-old children. “People said gunfire. I looked to see if it was a […]

  • Video shows empty MTA bus rolling backward before slamming into cars, Bushwick church

    BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — A runaway MTA bus that traveled at least three blocks and crashed into a church left a man hospitalized and damaged several cars in its path in Brooklyn, the MTA said Wednesday. The trail of destruction left by the MTA bus will cost thousands of dollars in repairs and now bills for the victim’s family. It happened at about 12:45 a.m. when an MTA driver operating an empty Q58 bus parked on Myrtle Avenue and failed to […]

  • Baby assaulted on Father’s Day suffered skull fractures, is in critical condition

    CONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn — A father remains in custody Tuesday after allegedly assaulting his 16-month-old daughter on Father’s Day, leaving her critically injured and suffering skull fractures, and attacking the baby’s mother. Shaquan Taylor, who turned 19 on Tuesday, is accused of going on the attack at a Coney Island apartment Sunday. The teenage father was watching his daughter, Nylah Lewis, when the girl’s mother arrived and noticed the sleeping baby was struggling to breathe and had bruising on her […]

  • Attacker sought after punching man on bike in Brooklyn, leaving him in coma: NYPD

    BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn –– Cops are looking for a man who punched a bicyclist in Brooklyn and left him in a coma last week, police said Friday. The 38-year-old victim was riding his bike on Fulton Street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood on June 8 when he was hit in the face by an unknown man, police said. The victim fell to the ground and sustained injury to his head. He was taken to a hospital, where he remains in critical condition. Detectives […]

  • Girl, 5, among 2 dead in multi-vehicle crash on the GWB

    NEW YORK — A 5-year-old girl and a man were killed after a multi-vehicle car crash on the George Washington Bridge Wednesday night. Authorities said an SUV slammed into the back of a box truck that was stopped in traffic on the upper level of the bridge before 9 p.m. Two women and a 1-year-old girl also received minor injuries in the crash. The three victims with minor injuries were all taken to Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital for treatment, FDNY officials said. All […]

  • Person questioned in shooting of boy celebrating 5th birthday in the Bronx is released: police

    CLAREMONT, the Bronx — A person of interest being questioned in the shooting of a 5-year-old boy celebrating his birthday in the Bronx has been released, police said Tuesday. The child, identified by sources as Jaheen Hunter, walked out of a Washington Avenue building on Monday with his father when he was shot in the head by a stray bullet, police say. He was in the area celebrating his birthday The boy was initially hospitalized in critical condition. He was later […]

  • Man shot in head, found dead in apparently suspicious Bronx home fire: sources

    UNIONPORT, the Bronx — A man who was shot in the head was found dead at a Bronx apartment fire that appears to be suspicious, police sources said Thursday. Fire officials responded to a blaze at an apartment on Gleason Avenue between Castle Hill and Havermeyer avenues at 11:20 p.m. Wednesday, FDNY said. A man, 45, was found unconscious, unresponsive and suffering head trauma in the unit’s kitchen area, according to FDNY. He was pronounced dead at the scene by EMS. […]

  • Father gunned down outside Queens grocery store

    MURRAY HILL, Queens –– A father was shot and killed outside a Queens grocery store in the middle of the night on Wednesday, police say. The victim was identified as Fernando Gonzalez-Chavez, 39, police said. He is survived by an 11-year-old son, his family said. Gonzalez-Chavez lived in Westbury, N.Y., but recently returned to Queens because that is where his family moved to from El Salvador nearly 25 years ago. “He was in the wrong place at the wrong time,” […]

  • Teen with lengthy criminal record arrested in stabbings outside Manhattan school, police say

    MANHATTAN –– A 16-year-old with a lengthy criminal record is awaiting a court appearance for attempted murder Thursday after he allegedly stabbed four teenagers at his midtown school. Despite facing time behind bars, the teen stuck his tongue out as he was led out of the Midtown South Precinct overnight Thursday in handcuffs with a hoodie over his head. Police identified him as Juan Gomez of Harlem. PIX11 found out he’s no stranger to the law and has been arrested at least six […]