Marla Carter
Marla Carter joined ABC13 in December of 2015.

A lover of great restaurants, culture and a nice, tropical climate, she loves Houston!

Marla worked as an investigative reporter in Tulsa, Oklahoma, for eight years. She received an Emmy for her investigative work into the systemic failures at the V.A., ultimately forcing top officials out of office.

She also exposed corruption in the sheriff's office that lead to a grand jury investigation into the sheriff and top officials in his office.

She loves visiting new places and taking her dogs on walks around town.

If you have a restaurant recommendation, a story idea or just want to say "Hi", email her at

'INJUSTICE': Neighbors were already concerned with how the shootout on Harding Street came to be.
BESTIALITY CASE: A West University man was arrested by police after they say he offered up his dogs for sexual activities.
Four teens between 15 and 17 years old are charged with robbery after stealing women's purses at gunpoint in the middle of the day.
Escobar's family says he was a hard-working father of two who ran his own company.
A Nassau Bay family discovered a stranger in their backyard with a teddy bear, candy and marijuana, but police say that's not all.