Tyisha Fernandes, WSB-TV

Tyisha Fernandes

WSB-TV

Atlanta, GA, United States

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Recent:
  • WSB-TV
  • NEWS102.3 KRMG
  • WPXI
  • WSOCTV
Past:
  • News 96.5 (WDBO)
  • Boston 25 News
  • WOKV News
  • WSB Radio
  • WFTV Eyewitness News
  • ActionNewsJax
  • The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
  • The Palm Beach Post
  • WHIOTV
  • KIRO 7

Recent articles by Tyisha:

Ahmaud Arbery case: GBI to hold news conference today after making 3rd arrest

Stay with Channel 2 Action News for the latest developments in this developing story → Read More

Atlanta’s HBCUs suffering financially during coronavirus pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has hit so many people in the pocket, and historically black colleges and universities say they were hit the hardest. → Read More

Coronavirus: Janelle Monae, organizations passing out 5,000 free meals

WSB-TV′s Tyisha Fernandes talked to the organizers of the event, which is a team effort between Gate Gourmet, Project Isaiah, Wondaland Arts Society, Councilman Andre Dickens and movie star and artist Janelle Monae. → Read More

Coronavirus: Janelle Monae, organizations passing out 5,000 free meals in Atlanta

WSB-TV′s Tyisha Fernandes talked to the organizers of the event, which is a team effort between Gate Gourmet, Project Isaiah, Wondaland Arts Society, Councilman Andre Dickens and movie star and artist Janelle Monae. → Read More

Coronavirus: Janelle Monae, organizations passing out 5,000 free meals in Atlanta

WSB-TV′s Tyisha Fernandes talked to the organizers of the event, which is a team effort between Gate Gourmet, Project Isaiah, Wondaland Arts Society, Councilman Andre Dickens and movie star and artist Janelle Monae. → Read More

Janelle Monae, local organizations to pass out 5,000 free meals in Atlanta Sunday

Monae teamed up with Gate Gourmet and Dickens to give away nearly 5,000 free meals to families struggling through the COVID-19 pandemic → Read More

Gov. Kemp urged to suspend anti-mask law amid coronavirus outbreak

Georgia has an anti-mask law that was adopted 70 years ago, and there's nothing new in the law that says a public health emergency is a reason to wear a mask. → Read More

Old hotel turned into quarantine base for metro Atlanta coronavirus patients

Channel 2′s Tyisha Fernandes was in Marietta, where federal agents have taken over the old Raddison hotel on Commerce Avenue off I-75. → Read More

Firefighter suspended for running into burning home alone to rescue 94-year-old woman

ATLANTA — An Atlanta firefighter ran into a burning building to save a 94-year-old woman. Now, he's being punished for violating policy. Fire officials said Capt. Danny Dwyer didn't follow proper procedure when he went inside the a home by himself and pulled Sally Skrine through a window. Skrine later died of her injuries. According to police, Dwyer was supposed to wait for his crew to enter the… → Read More

Video shows APD officer berating MARTA bus driver in apparent road rage incident

ATLANTA — Surveillance video caught an Atlanta police officer berating a MARTA bus driver because she merged into his lane. He's now under investigation for his conduct. Chanel 2′s Tyisha Fernandes was in northwest Atlanta where the incident happened Nov. 23 at the intersection of North Avenue and Techwood Drive. Surveillance cameras captured what happened from several different angles. The… → Read More

GDOT to hit the road with brine, salt trucks ahead of wintry weather

The transportation agency said it hasn’t done this kind of winter weather prep since last winter. → Read More

Man who shot Delta worker in employee parking lot killed another woman hours later, police say

A man accused of killing a Delta employee inside the Delta parking lot over the weekend is also accused of killing another woman later that night, Atlanta's WSB-TV has learned. → Read More

Man who shot Delta worker in employee parking lot killed another woman

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Man who shot Delta worker in employee parking lot killed another woman hours later, police say

A man accused of killing a Delta employee inside the Delta parking lot over the weekend is also accused of killing another woman later that night, Atlanta's WSB-TV has learned. → Read More

Man who shot Delta employee killed another woman the same night, police say

We are working to learn how they are connected and what may have sparked the shooting, for Channel 2 Action News starting at 4 p.m. → Read More

77-year-old: I was attacked in Kroger after telling someone not to park in fire lane

A 77-year-old man was punched in the face as he walked into a Gwinnett County grocery store, and now police are looking for the person responsible. → Read More

Student removed for bringing “kill list” to metro Atlanta middle school, officials say

We’re getting reaction from parents and students as they arrive at school, for updates on Channel 2 Action News. → Read More

UPDATE: Police now say 14-year-old shot, killed, NOT involved in robbery

DeKalb County police are now saying that a 14-year-old boy who was shot and killed in Lithonia was NOT attempting to rob two people when they shot him. Ricarrio Hale, a freshman at Miller Grove High School in Stonecrest, was killed Sunday at the Aladdin Townhomes. Police initially said he and a friend tried to steal an iPhone 6 from a couple they they met online and then ran. Hale was shot in… → Read More

Shots fired at man trying to escape carjacking attempt at gas station, police say

We’re LIVE with the search for the carjackers and other crimes they’re connected to in the area, on Channel 2 Action News at 5 p.m. → Read More

Georgia mom arrested after leaving son with mental disabilities at hos

Diana Elliott, 37, was arrested and charged with cruelty to children. The 14-year-old was left at the hospital Dec. 4, police said. Just before midnight, a nurse spotted the boy hanging out alone outside the hospital. She brought him inside and let social workers take over. “The adult female walked outside with the young man and left him there. She then left the area in a vehicle,” said Atlanta… → Read More