Charly Edsitty
Charly Edsitty is an ABC13 multi-media journalist and comes to Houston from her hometown in Phoenix, Arizona. Charly started her career at KPNX-TV in Phoenix working behind the scenes, and quickly worked her way to an on-air position.

From wildfires to snow storms to serial shootings, Charly has covered all the major breaking news stories coming out of Arizona. She shoots, writes and edits all of her stories and enjoys working both in front and behind the camera.

During her time working at the station's northern Arizona bureau in Flagstaff, Charly was in the middle of some of the state's largest snow storms and wildfires. She also provided leading coverage of the deadly campus shooting at Northern Arizona University and the murder of American humanitarian Kayla Mueller by ISIS.

While in Phoenix, Charly dug into documents surrounding the deadly "serial street shooter" and broke several major developments in an ongoing sexual assault investigation involving a prominent high school football team.

As a proud member of the Navajo Nation, one of the largest Native American tribes in the country, Charly also shined a light onto the many overlooked issues affecting tribal communities, including a piece focused on missing and murdered Indigenous women.

Charly graduated from Baylor University with a degree in print journalism and is also a former White House Intern. She is a member of the Native American Journalists Association and is happy to be back in the great state of Texas. Sic 'Em Bears!

Charly's Stories
Driver shot in face brings dying passenger to LBJ Hospital
Police say two victims arrived at the hospital with gunshot wounds asking for help.
Driver killed in crash in NE Harris County had been at bar earlier, deputies say
The sheriff said the family of the 65-year-old thought he'd been arrested again for DWI, only to find the crash scene was his.
Woman, who lost her son, remembers him by paying it forward to other mother
The mystery person, who had suffered heartbreak of her own, told the mom through a note to "hold your baby a little tighter."
HPD searching for man who sexually assaulted 4-year-old girl
The girl's 8-year-old brother was key in putting the sketch together. Unfortunately, HPD believes the suspect has done this before.
Gas station clerk opens fire on truck that rammed gas pumps
The store clerk told ABC13 he was scared for his life when he began shooting at the truck.
How Lamar CISD is helping students cope with death of classmate
Counselors at Campbell Elementary School will be helping students cope after their classmate, Aaron Logan, was found dead along with his mom.
Multiple cellphone videos show altercation causing guard to kill a customer
Customers can be seen dropping to the ground and scattering through the bar after the shots were fired.
UTMB doctors in Galveston working on Coronavirus vaccine
Doctors worked on a vaccine for Ebola, and now they're preparing to tackle this deadly virus that's already reached the U.S.
'Game changer': Port of Galveston's 3rd cruise terminal to open in 2021
The port expects this to be a total game changer and construction is set to start as soon as next year!
1 dead, 2 injured in west Houston apartment complex shooting
At least 39 casings were found in the area where three men were gunned down early Thursday, police said.