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Adam Snider joined Oklahoma’s News Channel 4 Team as a General Assignment Reporter/Multi Media Journalist in July of 2014. He reports for the 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts.
Before joining KFOR-TV, Adam worked as a weekend anchor at KAMR-NBC 4 in Amarillo, Texas. Adam graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism from West Texas A&M University.
Adam was born and raised in the Lone Star State, but is excited to live in a more Sooner State of mind.
When he’s not reporting you can catch him riding his bike around Lake Hefner, walking his dog ‘Rillo, or sampling plenty of OKC eatery.
Here’s some fun facts about Adam Snider:
Hometown… Stinnett, Texas
Life Goal… Fulfilling career in broadcasting
Most embarrassing moment… Friendly bank teller once asked to see a picture of my dog. Long story short, there was a miscommunication….I showed her a picture of my mom. Never went back.
Knew you wanted to be a reporter when… I would watch 60 minutes growing up, the news bug just stuck.
Best part of my job… The ability to tell stories using several different mediums.
Biggest life achievement/made mom & dad proud when I… Started working for KFOR in OKC!
Favorite place to be other than home & work… Back in the metropolis known as Stinnett, Texas.
Anything else you want viewers to know about you? There’s nothing better to me than meeting new people. If you see me out and about come chat!


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    “What are we supposed to do with this baby?” Toddler rescued from busy highway

    BECKHAM COUNTY – A toddler was found wandering down Route 66. Now, DHS and the Beckham County Sheriff’s office are involved. It happened just outside of Elk City Friday afternoon. Old Route 66 is one of the busiest highways in Beckham County. But Friday, traffic came to a near standstill. It was a little after noon that 911 dispatchers received the call. A woman describing a toddler, wearing nothing but his diaper, pulling a wagon down ol’ 66. “You don’t understand,” […]

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    “I’m afraid that people’s pets are gonna be next,” Bloody animal left in family’s mailbox

    OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — A disturbing find was discovered in a metro neighborhood, after a mutilated animal was left in a family’s mailbox. It was your typical Saturday in Valencia, until the Long family decided to check their mail. “My husband came out Saturday night to get the mail,” explained Emily Long. “He’s like, ‘there’s a toad in the mailbox.'” That mailbox has been scrubbed a time or two since then, but Saturday it truly was a bloody mess. “There’s a […]

  • Close to 40 animals removed from metro home

    A startling discovery in Norman, after 39 animals are removed from a home. The animal rescue began, thanks to an anonymous tip by a neighbor. All the animals were moved to the Norman Animal Welfare Shelter, many of which are in bad shape. “The dogs have some problems, as far as some diseases,” said Captain Tom Easley with Norman Police. “The cats are, as grandma used to say, wild as a march hare. They’re a little bit feral.” The cats and […]

  • Seven kittens were dropped off by an anonymous woman in the lobby of an Oklahoma Walmart.

    Woman dumps kittens in Walmart lobby

    Police are asking for help identifying a woman who allegedly dumped a litter of kittens at a Norman Walmart. It happened Wednesday afternoon at the Walmart on the 2500 block of Classen Blvd. Police said the woman entered the store, with seven kittens in a container. She dropped the kittens off in a grocery basket near the entrance and left. Of the seven abandoned kittens, three were picked up by Walmart shoppers soon afterwards. The remaining four have been moved […]

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    “I have over $80,000 worth of guns,” Felon fights for his firearms

    LINCOLN COUNTY – A convicted felon is now fighting the law. After he was recently caught with more than 60 guns in his possession, Billy Ray Albertson is fighting for the guns’ ownership. Charged with a felony in the 90’s, Albertson can’t legally possess any guns. But, there’s a difference between ‘possessing’ and ‘owning’ so, thanks to a Supreme Court ruling, he may have an argument. Albertson is on the wrong side of the law, again. “The judge said 30 […]

  • Suspects in Tuan Lam murder

    Four charged, one arrested in metro murder

    OKLAHOMA CITY — It’s been two months since 37-year-old Tuan Lam was shot to death outside his own home, and now four people have been charged in his death. Mikecala Goosby, Stevequam Orange, David Love IV, and Devon Shaw have been formally charged with first degree murder, and robbery with a firearm. According to court records, several suspects kicked in Lam’s back door in June. The home is located near N.W. 150th. Witnesses told police the men were armed, and ordered them to ‘lay […]

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    “People had to bring their own toilet paper,” Tenants say historic building is on verge of breakdown

    OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma City landmark is now surrounded by controversy. The First National Center (FNC) downtown is marred by broken elevators, employees are having to bring their own toilet paper, and utilities are reportedly on the verge of being shut off. Monday was moving day for the Oklahoma Tourism Department. They, along with three other state agencies, will soon be moved to different locations around town. “The governor’s office has declared that all state agencies housed at the First National […]

  • CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Group saves woman attacked in parking lot

    OKLAHOMA CITY–A disturbing domestic assault in a metro parking lot, the entire incident captured on cell phone video. WARNING: PORTIONS OF THE VIDEO SEEN ABOVE ARE GRAPHIC Douglas Beckham, 52, is currently in the Oklahoma County Detention Center, facing two charges of assault with a deadly weapon, and one charge of domestic assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. The woman was saved by a group of guys, visiting from out of town, who stepped in during the attack. This crime actually […]

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    Oklahoma man confesses to killing wife, suffocating her with pillow

    OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma man has been arrested for first degree murder, after reportedly killing his wife. Jimmy Hankins, 56, spoke with homicide investigators on Friday. According to a probable cause affidavit, he confessed to killing his wife, Susan Willingham-Hankins, because he ‘did not want to take care of her anymore.’ “Mrs. Hankins had been suffering from a number of health issues,” said MSgt. Gary Knight, with Oklahoma City Police. Court records explain that Hankins confessed to doubling his wife’s […]

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    Mother accused of leaving son in car during bar visit gives her side of the story

    OKLAHOMA CITY — A mother accused of child neglect gives her side of the story after allegedly leaving her son in the car while inside a bar. Hayley Hampton, 28, is now facing one charge of child neglect, and while she accepts responsibility, she says there was a miscommunication that night. Bentley Hampton is just 4-years-old, and recently returned home. “He was put under guardianship at the beginning of the summer,” said Hampton. That guardianship began back in May, after a […]

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    More than $1,000 raised online for puppy amputee

    OKLAHOMA CITY — It’s the Oklahoma Standard alive and well, as people from across the state donate to save a 6-month-old puppy. Little ‘Xena’ is now on her road to recovery. She stands on three legs, and is alive thanks to one alert animal lover. “Driving through my neighborhood, I noticed a little puppy walking downt he street,” said Kristie Sheen, who lives near N.W. 122nd and Penn. “So I stopped and put her in the car…and that’s when I […]