Jessica D'Onofrio
Jessica D'Onofrio joined ABC 7, Chicago's Number One news station, as a general assignment reporter in August 2010.

She reports for ABC7's Morning Show and has covered a wide range of stories including the Chicago teacher's strike in 2012, the NATO Summit and the Drew Peterson trial.

D'Onofrio came to ABC 7 Chicago from CBS affiliate WKMG-TV in Orlando, Florida, where she reported for the station's 11 pm newscast and served as a fill-in anchor. Her exclusive reporting and insider's knowledge on the Casey Anthony story led to national appearances on the CBS Early Show, CNN, The Nancy Grace Show and Larry King.

D'Onofrio also worked in Indianapolis at FOX affiliate WXIN-TV where she was both a reporter and fill-in anchor from 2003-2005. Prior to that, she spent two years as a bureau chief and fill-in anchor for WHOI-TV in Peoria-Bloomington-Normal in Central Illinois.

A native Chicagoan, D'Onofrio attended high school at the Latin School of Chicago. She's a graduate of the University of Michigan and has a master's degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.

When not working, she enjoys catching a Zumba class, cooking and spending time with family.

She is married and lives downtown.

Jessica's Stories
Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker, Darren Bailey face off in heated debate as Chicago early voting starts
Governor JB Pritzker and Republican gubernatorial candidate Darren Bailey squared off Thursday night in their first head-to-head televised debate.
Illinois gas prices could rise again after OPEC slashes oil production, concerning drivers
"If it went up more, I would either need a new job or they're gonna have to give me a raise."
CPD locates vehicle involved in Albany Park hit-and-run that killed toddler; driver at large
CPD said somehow the 18-month-old got out of his parents' car and walked into the street before being hit.
Chicago police locate vehicle involved in Albany Park hit-and-run that killed toddler
CPD said somehow the 18-month-old got out of his parents' car and walked into the street before being hit.
Chicago police investigating crime spree involving violent attempted carjacking, armed robberies
Between the overnight hours of 1 and 4 a.m., police say there were 12 similar incidents in five different police districts.
Chicago shootings: 34 shot, 5 fatally in weekend violence across city, police say
At least 34 people have been shot, five fatally, in weekend violence across Chicago, police said.
Man injured in Near West Side shooting during carjacking attempt, Chicago police say
Chicago police said the suspects shot the victim after he refused to turn over his car.
Man charged in in wine bottle attack, robbery on CTA Red Line train due in bond court
A man is charged for a violent armed robbery on a CTA Red Line train that was captured on horrific video.
Chicago-area volunteers ready to deploy for Hurricane Ian cleanup; Red Cross gives update
Volunteers across the Chicago area are ready to head down to Florida to help in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian.