Evelyn Holmes
Evelyn Holmes is a general assignment reporter for ABC 7 News, the top-rated news station in Chicago. She joined the station in May 2003 from Chicagoland Television News (CLTV), where she served as a weekday morning news anchor.
Holmes has worked in Chicago broadcasting for the past 13 years. She started at CLTV as a traffic reporter in June 1996, and while there served as a weathercaster, worked as a general assignment reporter, and fill-in news anchor, as well as a weekend news anchor.

Before moving to television, Holmes was a part of both the Bob Collins and the Spike O'Dell shows on WGN Radio. Recently, she has served as a fill-in show host on WVON-AM Radio.

Holmes is a Chicago native and a graduate of Northwestern University. She is a member of the Chicago Association of Black Journalists and the National Association of Black Journalists.

Holmes is involved in numerous charitable and community projects.

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Police were searching Tuesday afternoon for a man who carjacked a Subaru in the Target parking garage in Chicago's South Loop.
The Police Memorial Foundation acknowledged the life-saving actions of four Chicago police officers Tuesday morning. One officer was shot and wounded when he, along with three fellow officers, came under fire on July 21, 2016.
An Amazon delivery driver was allegedly held at gunpoint Thursday in Chicago's Bridgeport neighborhood before suspect took off in his truck.