Leslie Sykes
Leslie Sykes is co-anchor of the ABC7 Morning Show from 4:30 a.m. to 7 a.m., and ABC7 Eyewitness News at 11 a.m. She joined ABC7 in 1994.

Leslie was born in San Diego, California and grew up in Compton. She attended St. Joseph High School and then Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia, where she majored in English.

Upon graduation Leslie took a job as a general assignment reporter at the Los Angeles Herald Examiner. Leslie completed an internship at KCOP and was a desk assistant at KTTV before landing her first on-air job in Hattiesburg, Mississippi at WDAM. There she reported and anchored three shows a day and produced a newscast. She went on to work at WVUE in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Contact:
ABC7 Broadcast Center
Attn: Leslie Sykes
500 Circle Seven Drive
Glendale, CA 91201
818-863-7777

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Eyewitness This: LA gas price may reach $4 per gallon, local officer saves choking baby, OC teen surfing phenom wins big
Here are some stories to start your day. Los Angeles gas prices may reach $4 per gallon this week! Plus, a local police officer saves a choking baby - watch the heart-stopping rescue video. And a local teen surfing phenom wins big!
Eyewitness This: LAX construction may delay traffic through August, new LGBT center in Hollywood, nurse adopts baby without visitors for months
Here are some stories to start your day. Heads up if you're heading to LAX - a construction project could snarl lower level traffic for months! Plus, a new LGBT center in Hollywood is offering housing and services for LGBT youth and seniors. Plus, an incredible story about a sick baby and the nurse who adopted her.
Super Bowl recipe: Leslie Sykes' healthy, tasty salad recipe
Planning a Super Bowl party? Leslie Sykes shared her fresh and healthy salad recipe featuring a variety of colorful and tasty veggies!
In the Neighborhood: Leslie Sykes takes a look back at Compton, the city that shaped her life
Leslie Sykes grew up in Compton, and she shared some of the places and faces that shaped her life.
Compton: A horse town with urban cowboys and backyard stables
Located in the middle of Los Angeles, and known as "Hub City," Compton is a horse town and so much more.