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May 17, 2019

Local Bride, Others Say Dallas Designer Left Them Without Dresses

Local Bride, Others Say Dallas Designer Left Them Without Dresses

A North Texas bride is among several women who say a Dallas designer took their money but didn't deliver their dresses. The dress maker is now under investigation by police.

Jul 18, 2017

Brides-to-Be Search for Dresses After Alfred Angelo Closures

Brides-to-Be Search for Dresses After Alfred Angelo Closures

The NBC 5 Responds team is still hearing from brides and bridesmaids who purchased dresses from Alfred Angelo after reports that the retailer closed all of its stores and filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

May 19, 2017

Dress Drama: Online Wedding Sale Ends Poorly Until NBC Responds

Dress Drama: Online Wedding Sale Ends Poorly Until NBC Responds

Woman tries to recoup money from an elegant wedding dress, she and the company disagreed over who was at fault.

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Meet The Team

Samantha Chatman joined the NBC 5 Responds team in August 2016 after serving the people of Louisville, Kentucky and southern Indiana as the Business Reporter at WDRB News. Samantha has covered major company acquisitions, business openings and economic opportunities as well as major breaking news events. Samantha received her Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a minor in African-American Studies. She also has a certification in Public Relations from the university’s College of Media and is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.



David Soltis is the award-winning photojournalist/editor for the NBC 5 Responds team. David is an NPPA award-winning photographer and was honored to be nominated for the 2015 Lone Star Emmy for Photographer - News. Before joining NBC DFW in April 2016, David worked in Houston, where he was picked to help launch KHOU-TV's consumer unit, "Watching Out for You." In 2015, several of his stories were awarded in the National Press Photographers Association's TV News Quarterly Clip Contest. David is a proud alumni of the University of Iowa Adler School of Journalism and Mass Communication.

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