Shawn Ley


Local 4 Defender Shawn Ley is an Emmy award-winning journalist who has been with Local 4 News for more than a decade. Honored with three Michigan Association of Broadcasters “Reporter of the Year” awards, Local 4 relies on Shawn to get to breaking news and also highlight daily investigations with his role as a Defender along with solutions based journalism.

Shawn’s favorite role is as a father to his four children.

If you have a story you want Shawn to check out, please send him an e-mail.