Andy Sheehan

sheehan Andy SheehanKDKA-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 Allegheny County.

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Pa. Cyber Founder Pleads Guilty To Federal Tax Fraud Charges

The founder of the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School has pleaded guilty to federal tax fraud charges.


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KDKA Investigates: Youth Football Team Practicing Without Water

The Southside Bears junior football team has been practicing at Quarry Field all summer without city water.


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90-Year-Old Barber Sees Community Rise, Fall, Rise Again

East Liberty is a city neighborhood that’s had its ups and downs and is currently experiencing something of a rebirth — and one 90-year-old barber has seen it all.


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KDKA Investigates: City And State Clear Out Homeless Encampments

Tucked away under the Parkway on Second Avenue is a small homeless village — an encampment of a half dozen tents.


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PWSA Lead Letter Causes Concerns, Customers Get Busy Signals

A letter from the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority warns of high levels of lead in the drinking water of some homes.


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Mayor Says Stalled Hazelwood Development About To Launch

Workers have been clearing the 174-acre site on the banks of the Monongahela River known as “Almono” for months now.


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New PWSA Director Quits After Resume Questioned

The newly appointed executive director of the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority has quit after his resume was questioned.


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Cyber Thieves Steal $100K From Avalon Police Pension Fund

While officers patrol the streets of Avalon, KDKA has learned that cyber thieves have picked the pocket of the police pension fund.


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Pittsburgh Police Chief Defends Convention Speech As Non-Political

Pittsburgh Police Chief Cameron McLay said he went to Philadelphia to plead for police and community reconciliation.


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Pittsburgh Police Upset Over New Contract, Union Head Predicts Exodus

They’re sworn to protect and serve the public, but Pittsburgh Police say in terms of pay, their getting the short end of the deal.


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Chief McLay To Speak About Police-Community Relations At DNC

Pittsburgh Police Chief Cameron McLay has been asked to speak tonight at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.


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Grey And Green Combination Seen As Solution To Region’s Water Woes

In the Banksville neighborhood of Pittsburgh, they have come to fear the rain, especially a heavy rain.


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Family Wants Answers In Munhall Man’s Suspicious Death

Cody Joyce’s death has troubled a local family and their community for nearly a year.


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Off-Duty Officer Killed In Motorcycle Crash Laid To Rest

An off-duty police officer who was killed in a motorcycle crash on the Liberty Bridge is being laid to rest today.


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PWSA Acting Director Speaks Out On Lead Testing, Line Replacement

The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority tested 100 at-risk homes and several exceeded the federal allowable limit for lead.




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