Andy Sheehan

KDKA-TV Investigator Andy Sheehan began his broadcast journalism career in September 1992.
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VITALS
Joined KDKA: September 1992. I was a reporter with the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette hired during the newspaper strike.
Hometown: Rumson, New Jersey
Alma Mater: Columbia University, New York

FAVORITES
Music: Solidly, Bob and Bruce (Dylan/Springsteen) but hit to all fields. Rock, Country and Jazz. It’s all good.
Movie: “Chinatown”, The Godfather I and 2 (Not 3), “On the Waterfront”
TV Show: “The Sopranos”, “Breaking Bad”
Book: “The Great Gatsby”
Hobbies: Long distance running, cooking, writing
Sports Team: The Buccos
Food: Clams and lobsters on the Jersey Shore
Local Restaurant: Tessaro’s
Hidden PA Gem: The Laurel Ridge Hiking Trail
Sport/Exercise: Marathon running. Mostly half-marathons now.
Historical Figure: Lincoln, MLK, Bobby Kennedy
Favorite Pennsylvanian: My wife, Abigail
Quote: “He not busy being born is busy dying.” Dylan
Word: Yes
Vacation Spot: Ocean Grove, New Jersey
Holiday: Thanksgiving
Guilty Pleasure: Doing crosswords while watching the Pirates on TV.
Planet: Saturn

THIS OR THAT
Facebook or Twitter? Twitter
Cats or Dogs? Dogs
Beatles or Rolling Stones? Beatles
Comedy or Tearjerker? Laughs
Phone Call or Text Message? Text
Mac or PC? PC
Coffee or Tea? Coffee in the morning, tea at night
Paper or Plastic? Paper
Morning Person or Night Person? Night
East Coast or West Coast? East Coast

KDKA-TV Investigator Andy Sheehan began his broadcast journalism career in September 1992, when he joined KDKA-TV after reporting for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette for nine years. Prior to that he worked for the Daily Register in Red Bank, New Jersey.

A member of the KD Investigators, Andy’s forte is the in-depth investigative story, exposing corruption and government waste. On a daily basis, he gives viewers the inside story on breaking events with exclusive reports and interviews. Through his network of sources, he has developed over the years, he keeps you on top of the news.

Andy is always out in front on the big stories, giving you the complete story behind the city’s fiscal woes, the recent grand jury probes into key political figures and the intrigues behind the slots legislation.

Born in Red Bank, New Jersey, Andy is a graduate of Columbia University.

Andy and his wife, Abigail, live with their two sons in Pittsburgh.

most recent stories2 Andy Sheehan

Who Killed Rachael DelTondo? A Timeline Of Events

Investigators are trying to untangle the series of events leading up to the murder of 33-year old teacher Rachel DelTondo of Aliquippa.

05/17/2018

Rachael DelTondo’s Ex-Fiancé Goes Public To Clear His Name, Wants Justice For Her Slaying

Dogged by rumors, speculation and innuendo, on Wednesday, Rachael DelTondo’s former fiancé and his attorney tried to clear the air.

05/16/2018

Investigators: Rachael DelTondo Knew Her Assailant, Murder Was ‘A Crime Of Passion’

Investigators say the murder of a former teacher who was gunned down in her mother’s driveway in Aliquippa over the weekend was “a crime of passion.”

05/15/2018

Sources: Aliquippa Murder Victim, Rachel DelTondo, Was Victim Of Confidential Information Leak

The death of a young woman, who was gunned down overnight in her family’s driveway in Aliquippa, Beaver County, has been ruled a homicide.

05/14/2018

Pittsburgh International Airport Bans Solicitations, Even For Worthy Charities

Pittsburgh International Airport’s new solicitations policy is ruffling some charity’s feathers.

05/11/2018

Community Wants More Involvement In East Liberty Redevelopment

Nowhere have changes to Pittsburgh been more dramatic than in East Liberty, where luxury apartments and stores and restaurants cater to a new class of urban professionals.

05/09/2018

Lack Of Guest Worker Visas Sinks Local Business

The shortage of seasonal workers will have a ripple effect on the entire economy, severely impacting some businesses and delivering a death blow to others.

05/08/2018

KDKA Investigates: Construction Over College Is A Smart Choice For Many

Workers to fill jobs that don’t require a college education are in high demand.

05/07/2018

All Eyes On Mt. Washington As Landslide Concerns Grow

Mount Washington sits atop abandoned coal mines, deep rock fissures and layers of red clay, all of which make it prone to the rockfalls and slides.

04/26/2018

Catholic Diocese To Reveal Massive Reorganization Of Parishes, Clergy

The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh is set to reveal a massive top-to-bottom reorganization of parishes and clergy this weekend.

04/23/2018

Man Who Suffered Cardiac Arrest During Pittsburgh Marathon Changes His Life, And Home

He suffered cardiac arrest two years ago during the Pittsburgh Marathon, and now the man is changing his life and home.

04/20/2018

Towns Scramble To Fill Huge Budget Holes Left By Landslides

Throughout the region — public works and road crews are playing whack a mole — no sooner do they clear a street of a landslide than they are called to another.

04/18/2018

KDKA Investigation: City To Propose New Protections Against Predatory Towing

After years of trying to regulate towing in the city, the Peduto administration will be forwarding new legislation balancing the rights of citizens and the property owners.

04/17/2018

KDKA Investigates: Attorney Challenges Predatory Towing Practices

A local lawyer is going to bat for people who say they’ve become the victims of predatory towing in the Pittsburgh area.

04/16/2018

Luxury Apartment Buildings For Students Sprouting Up In Oakland

It’s the new trend in student housing. Upscale, luxury apartments are sprouting up in Oakland, changing the college experience from what many are used to.

04/10/2018

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