The News Channel 8 Investigators are Tampa Bay's most recognized and honored I-team. They are "On Your Side" each and every day to bring a voice to the voiceless and hold the powerful accountable.
Walt Buteau is 8 On Your Side's Investigative Reporter, breaking major stories and uncovering corporate and government corruption, and fighting for the rights of innocent people and deserving veterans.
Shannon Behnken specializes in consumer fraud, investigating shady business practices, real estate ripoffs and organized scams. Her franchise, Better Call Behnken, is results-driven and aims to bring individuals resolution and satisfaction.
Mahsa Saeidi joined the 8 On Your Side team in 2019 and has a background in law. Before becoming an award-winning journalist, she was an Assistant District Attorney in New York City. Currently, she is licensed to practice law in New York State.