Marty has been carrying the torch for consumers for several years. He brings his experience back to the Pittsburgh area where he was a well known investigative reporter. He received a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Ohio University.
Marty has won many awards for reporting and investigative journalism. He won a Regional Emmy for Outstanding Investigative Reporting. He has also won a Broadcast Achievement Award for an Investigative Series on a Probe of the Dallas Cowboys and Michael Irvin from The Heartland Foundation of Texas.
He is happy to return to KDKA-TV and to the Pittsburgh area where he was born and raised — and a large portion of his family still resides.
Marty is married to KDKA-TV Reporter/Anchor Kristine Sorensen. They have two daughters and a son.
A former Pittsburgh schools police officer, accused of sexually assaulting students, appeared in court today and faced his accusers before he was ordered for trial.
Police and firefighters have responded to the scene of a house fire in Greenfield.
Animal Friends, Animal Rescue League and the Western PA Humane Society are experiencing an overflow of dogs after the animal control agency, “Triangle Pet,” was shut down one week ago.
A Washington, D.C. police officer was arrested in Pittsburgh after he allegedly threatened a Port Authority bus driver. The bus was packed with passengers and there were no empty seats late Friday night.
A prominent local couple is accused of abusing their two adopted children. Deputy Attorney General Douglas Barbour and his wife, Kristey Barbour, were arrested Thursday by Allegheny County Police.
The owners of Triangle Pet Control are breaking their silence after they were shut down by the state earlier this week. And the impact of the closure is now being felt by many local communities.
Disturbing new allegations have been leveled against a local pet kennel. Pittsburgh City Council President Darlene Harris sent her own employees undercover into Triangle Pet Control in McKees Rocks and claims they saw horrifying abuse.
Three Pittsburgh police negotiators are credited with bringing the hostage situation at Gateway Three to an end. They stayed on the line with 22-year-old Klein Thaxton for more than five hours and eventually convinced him to surrender.
The former police chief for the Pittsburgh Public Schools is speaking out for the first time, calling the sex assault charges against a former school police officer “the tip of the iceberg.”
A Pittsburgh school police officer accused of sexually abusing students back in the late 1990s has been arrested. Robert Lellock, 43, was taken into custody Wednesday afternoon. He faces nearly 20 counts involving four alleged victims.
The case against an 81-year-old former daycare worker is about to grow. The KDKA Investigators say three new victims tell police they were molested by Clarence Bryan of Chippewa.
Now, sources indicate UPMC will make major changes in security here and on all UPMC campuses. Employees like Katie Bottoms who has worked here for decades call the changes necessary.
With no corporate sponsors and the costs of county employees replacing all of the lights every year along with overtime and security – $1.5 million – more than $1 million this year. The price is too high for taxpayers.
There are new details in the ongoing sex assault case involving a Pittsburgh Public Schools police officer.
There is new information following a KDKA Investigation into allegations of improper conduct by a Pittsburgh school district police officer. New alleged victims have reached out to KDKA Investigator Marty Griffin.