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Anthony is an award-winning reporter from Minneapolis. His passion for
writing and public speaking led him to a career in broadcast
journalism. Anthony is a 2009 graduate of the University of Minnesota,
where he was a Ronald E. McNair Scholar. During college, he interned
at Twin Cities Public Television, KARE-TV and the U.S. House of
Representatives. He also studied abroad in Mexico. His reporting
career began in Alexandria, MN and he most recently worked in Dayton,
OH.

When Anthony is not working he enjoys spending time with his son,
watching movies and reading memoirs. He is a proud member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated.


Recent Articles
  • Behind the scenes of Fair St. Louis security

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The final day of fair St. Louis was a success in Forest Park. With large crowds, high profile entertainers, and plenty of  goods and expensive equipment, security and safety is top priority. With extra St. Louis police officers on hand and behind the scenes efforts by St. Louis firefighters, fairgoers can enjoy the celebration incident free.

  • Fans hoping severe weather doesn’t ground the Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Fans at Busch Stadium were preparing for the possibility of more rain during Wednesday night’s Cardinals game. On Sunday the game against the Cubs was delayed because of severe weather. The wind, rain and lightning pushed thousands of fans to leave Sunday. However many stayed until the game resumed. Fans were hoping Wednesday’s game was different, but many told FOX 2 that they were “prepared.” Dozens were seen carrying umbrellas and rain coats as they gathered […]

  • Fans wait out the severe weather in Busch Stadium

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Fans gathered at Busch Stadium for a game against the Cardinals and Cubs. Many didn’t expect a deluge of rain the delay their game. They ended up waiting for over an hour and a half. A tornado warning was issued for St. Louis Sunday afternoon. Clear skies were deceiving. The severe weather started rolling in around 8pm. erie clouds gave way to heavy downpours. Busch Stadium crews were very clear about what attendees should do, […]

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    Elderly woman killed while sitting on back porch

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – An 84-year-old woman was killed while sitting on her back porch Friday afternoon. They said Betty Knight was on her porch with her husband when the gunfire rang out. According to the St. Louis County Police Department, the officers  responded to a call of a person down in the 5000 block of Crosswood Drive around 3:30 p.m. When officers arrived they found the woman, Betty Knight, dead on the back porch from an apparent gunshot […]

  • St. Louis LGBT community reacts to Supreme Court same-sex marriage ruling

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The timing of the Supreme Court ruling that legalized same-sex marriage across the country couldn’t have been better for supporters of the issue. The party was already planned with Pride Fest kicking off in St. Louis. The celebration spilled into St. Louis City Hall. Mayor Francis Slay and several dozen people gathered in the rotunda to celebrate the ruling. A few counties in Missouri have been issuing same sex couples marriage licenses since last year, […]

  • Disabled Cahokia man says he was unfairly arrested at chaotic meeting

    CAHOKIA, IL (KTVI) – A Cahokia man claims he was unjustly arrested at a chaotic council meeting earlier this week. William Williams said he is legally blind and that he might have been the only cool and calm person at the meeting, but he still ended up in handcuffs. Williams said he was accused of pushing an officer, but he doesn’t believe he ever touched the officer. The incident happened after the meeting abruptly ended. Hecklers kept interrupting the mayor, […]

  • Lawsuit alleges blind woman dragged out of bar by off-duty officer

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A blind woman, who said she was unjustly handcuffed and dragged out of a St. Louis bar by an off-duty police officer, has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit. The lawsuit was filed Tuesday and is against William Clinton. He works for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, but he was working a secondary job at Caleco’s Bar & Grill the night of the incident. It happened in Oct. of 2013. Marvelena Quesada spoke exclusively with […]

  • Police investigating suspicious death on Page

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis homicide detectives are investigating what they call a “suspicious” shooting. They said a 34-year-old Nicole Hardy was found shot to death in a car with a gun in her lap Sunday afternoon. The gunshot wound was to her head. The initial 911 call was for a suicide, but after police did some investigating police brought homicide detectives to the scene. It happened in the 5800 block of Page. Police said the investigation is ongoing. […]

  • Flooding shuts down highway near Grafton, not businesses

    GRAFTON, IL (KTVI) – Flood waters cover portions of Highway 100 in Grafton, IL. The town is at the confluence of the swollen Illinois and Mississippi Rivers and water is spilling into city streets.  It’s creeping close to homes, swallowing up driveways, and threatening businesses. It’s a drill this area is familiar with. This river community is used to floods. However, authorities said they are prepared in case something happens. They have mutual aid to help direct traffic and address […]

  • Flood waters take over areas of Lincoln County

    LINCOLN COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Flooding in the Lincoln County area shut down highways, destroyed crops and ruined cars. Authorities said several people tried to drive their cars through flooded roads and got stuck.  All lanes North of Troy on Highway 61 were closed Friday. The water is coming from the Cuivre River. “I’ve never seen it this high before,” Lincoln County Resident Matt Stephens said. The water is expected to continue to rise.

  • St. Louis faith leaders gather to mourn victims of Charleston shooting

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The sound of song filled the oldest AME church in St. Louis on Thursday, just one day after the sound of gunfire filled the oldest AME church in the south. A diverse group of people gathered to mourn the nine victims of last night’s mass shooting at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston South Carolina. The gathering at St. Paul AME Church was organized. It included singing and a message of hope for a world free of […]

  • Wife of police officer gives FOX 2 candid look into her life

    VELDA CTY, MO (KTVI) – Amy Brock starts each day knowing that her husband may not make it home. Jesse Brock is a police officer in Velda City. The couple married in Oct. of 2014. “It is tough thinking about what could happen in his job,” Amy said. “I’m constantly thinking about whether or not he will come home. Brock has been an officer for eight years. “It was his dream, so I support it,” Amy said. Amy said support […]