Eric Resendiz
Eric Resendiz is a community journalist for ABC7 Eyewitness News covering the East Los Angeles area.

Born and raised in Orange, California Eric is excited to be back home reporting in Southern California. Before joining the team in February 2019, he was a reporter for KXVA in West Texas. Eric covered everything from breaking news to positive community stories. While in Texas, Eric covered Ted Cruz's 2018 campaign, the Texas state legislature and issues surrounding border security. He has a keen interest for local stories that impact residents as an individual.

Eric started as an intern and a news assistant at ABC7 prior to leaving for the Lone Star State. He's a Cal State Fullerton graduate and a product of CSUF's Latino Communications Institute.

Eric is a proud son of Mexican immigrants who aspires to inspire through the craft of storytelling in either English or Spanish.

Besides being out engaging with the community, you can also find Eric at Disneyland where he worked after graduating high school. Family, faith and food are at the center of his beliefs.

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Eric's Stories
People's Choice Beef Jerky donated thousands of bags of beef jerky.
People's Choice Beef Jerky donated thousands of bags of beef jerky to frontline workers as a way of saying thank you during the pandemic.
Garfield High School bids farewell to class of 2020 with first-ever drive-by graduation
Garfield High School in East Los Angeles bid farewell to the class of 2020 with a drive-by graduation on Thursday.
Class of 2020 honored with adopt-a-senior program at Citadel Outlets
The Citadel Outlets partnered up with Ruby's Diner to honor students of the class of 2020 through a special adopt-a-senior promotion.
Southeast LA artists gift mural to community as a message of unity amid 2020 events
Southeast LA artists gifted a mural, that reads 'SELA STRONG', to the community as a message of unity amid 2020 events
East LA residents protect Whittier Boulevard businesses against looting
East LA residents are taking a stand to protect businesses on historic Whittier Boulevard against looting.
DTLA business donates 10,000 bags of beef jerky to medical workers
Thousands of bags of beef jerky have been making their way to frontline workers as a way of saying thank you for their hard work during the pandemic.
El Sereno organizes community drive-by to honor their 2020 graduates
El Sereno residents gathered to honor their students of the class of 2020 with a community drive-by on Friday, while school campuses remain closed due to the pandemic.
Looters ransack 118-year-old music store in DTLA
The business is one of the oldest music stores in downtown Los Angeles, dating back to 1902. During the 1992 riots, individuals shattered the windows but didn't ransack the store, according to the owner.
LAPD detective releases mariachi music video, sings about growing up in East LA
Los Angeles Police Department Detective Chris Reza, who is a cop known for singing mariachi music, released his first music video in May. He expresses his two passions in the video, law enforcement and mariachi music.
East LA burger joint changes operation amid pandemic, special offer with every meal
Due to the pandemic, an East Los Angeles restaurant, So-Cal Burgers, has changed the way of operating to keep everyone safe and the business going, including the use of food-delivery apps for the first time.