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 won two Emmy Awards while in New York City. During his career, Anthony was also nominated for six Emmys 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.
BROOKLYN — The NYPD is looking for a man caught in surveillance video going on a violent, frightening crime spree in Brooklyn Friday night, police said. Just after 8 p.m., the man first walked up to a 23-year-old man near the intersection of Lefferts and New York avenues and started talking to him, then struck him in the back of the head with a handgun, authorities said. Minutes later, after fleeing that first attack on foot, the man approached a […]
MIDTOWN, Manhattan — As America honors our veterans Monday, President Donald Trump will speak at the opening ceremony of the New York City Veterans Day Parade, making him the first sitting president to do so. Monday marks the historic procession’s 100th anniversary. “It should not be politicized,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said of Trump’s parade appearance. “If he’s coming here to truly honor veterans, God bless him,” he added. One of the parade’s organizers touted Trump for his support to […]
MIDTOWN, Manhattan — A 61-year-old man is in critical condition after he was struck by a vehicle in Manhattan Thursday night, police said. The man was crossing the street along 40th Street and Eighth Avenue when he was struck just before 11:30 p.m., police said. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition, cops said. The incident appears to be accidental, police said. According to authorities, the victim apparently fainted in front of the vehicle and was subsequently hit. The […]
ALLERTON, the Bronx — A father of two was in critical condition Thursday evening after he was shot at the Bronx juice bar he owns late Wednesday, police said. It happened just before 10:30 p.m. at the Healthy Juice Bar on Adee Avenue near White Plains Road. Police say a man shot the 30-year-old victim in the chest. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition. Family told PIX11 the victim, who is the owner of the business, lost […]
JAMAICA, Queens — A woman is dead after being struck by a person driving a stolen vehicle in Queens, authorities said. According to officials, the car jumped a curb and hit the woman around 9:15 p.m., near the intersection of Archer Avenue and Sutphin Blvd, in Jamaica. Immediately after the crash, driver jumped out of the 2009 Hyundai Sonata as it was still moving and fled the scene, police said. The 60-year-old woman was rushed to a nearby hospital in […]
TOTTENVILLE, S.I. — After a New Jersey woman went missing nearly a week ago, the search has extended to Staten Island, authorities confirmed Tuesday. According to the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office, 25-year-old Stephanie Parze has been missing since Wednesday, Oct. 30, when she was seen at her home in Freehold Township around 10 p.m. Now, 25 miles from her home, investigators were seen Monday night searching alongside the NYPD in a remote section of Staten Island. Parze disappeared without a […]
BELMONT, the Bronx – After being brutally attacked Friday night in his building’s elevator, a Bronx veteran spoke to PIX11 News Monday morning about his terrifying ordeal. “It was so fast,” Ray Diaz told PIX11’s Anthony DiLorenzo, recounting the assault. “He hit me in the face so many times…I have a messed up arm, I couldn’t fight back,” Diaz said, holding up his arm in a cast. Diaz got into the elevator with his attacker Friday night around 11 p.m. […]
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. — A trick-or-treater in Westchester County was left with injuries after a tree fell on top of her Thursday night. It happened around 6:30 p.m. near Maywood Road and Mountain Avenue in New Rochelle, police said. As a 9-year-old girl walked around the neighborhood to get treats with her mom, a massive tree toppled down, falling on the child., authorities said. The young girl was taken to the hospital for their injuries, police said. The extent of […]
JAMAICA, Queens — A teenage boy has been arrested after a 16-year-old girl was shot in the shoulder by a stray bullet outside her Queens school Monday, police announced Wednesday. The 16-year-old boy, who has not yet been identified by police, was arrested with two other boys, ages 16 and 17, for shots fired in a separate incident about an hour before the shooting that injured the girl, Dermot F. Shea, Chief of Police said in a tweet late Wednesday night. […]
JAMAICA, Queens — Police released new surveillance video Tuesday of three people they’re looking for in connection to the stray-bullet shooting of a teenage girl outside a Queens school Monday afternoon, according to authorities. Police said the three, believed to be in their late teens to early 20s, were at the scene outside New Dawn Charger School, near 89th Avenue and 161st Street in Jamaica, just before 4 p.m. when a fight broke out. Moments later shots rang out and […]