Born in China, Miya graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism, and a minor in Asian History. She has worked as a television reporter in New York, Alabama, Kansas, and Michigan, where it snows from November to May.
Since joining the Eyewitness News team in 2002, Miya has covered every story imaginable. She traveled to China three times for ABC-13, where she followed Houston Rockets, as well as Houston's Mayor. Her memorable assignments include covering Sen. John McCain during the 2008 Presidential election, as well as Mayor Annise Parker's trade missions to Brazil, Korea, and Japan.
Away from work, Miya is heavily involved in the Houston community. She has moderated a number of community panels and often serves as MC for a variety of events. In 2012, Miya married State Representative Gene Wu. In 2013, they welcomed their first child, Winston. Miya's dog Mei Ling rounds out the family.
The small Toyota Yaris had a broken windshield and a smashed up front end. On the early hours of Saturday morning, it was wedged in the I-45 underpass at Richey Road in North Harris County.
Fredrick Price came to the apartment complex on Sterlingshire looking for his two kids Thursday morning, both three years old. When Eyewitness News first talked to him, he had no idea they were among the children left alone in unit 115 Monday night. That's where 19-month-old J'Zyra Thompson died after being placed in an oven.
Little J'Zyra Thompson, just 19 months old, was already dead when Houston police showed up at the apartment she shared with her three siblings, their mom, and the mom's boyfriend.
Experts say even though the security risk may be lower in the United States, it's always important to be prepared.
A woman pulling into her garage Tuesday night was robbed at gunpoint in the city of West University Place.