Alex Wigglesworth was born and raised in Philadelphia. She worked as a gas station attendant, photo lab technician, radio station intern and legal secretary before joining Metro's staff as a full-time city desk reporter in 2011.
Wigglesworth covers crime, politics, civil rights and anything else interesting or absurd happening in the city of Brotherly Love.
She is aware that her last name is hilarious and is totally cool if you want to make fun of it. And yes, it is real.