I’m a multi-platform employee here at Fox 13 and excited to be a part of the team. I work part-time as an Assignment Desk Editor, Web Content Producer and associate producer, but full-time at being a journalist. I live in Midvale with my wife and cat. I graduated from Utah State University with a bachelor’s in Broadcast-Journalism.

Recent Articles
  • Search suspended for missing swimmer at Newton Dam, effort to resume Monday

    UPDATE: Cache County Sheriff’s Office stated around 6 p.m. Sunday the search effort is ended for the day. The search will continue Monday with help from the State Dive Team and Wasatch County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue personnel. Both teams will be using sonar and other equipment in their search. Previous story continues below: SMITHFIELD – Search teams are resuming the search for a possible drowning victim at Newton Dam. According to the Cache County Sheriff’s Office, the search began […]

  • Elderly woman killed by suspect, suspect killed by police in South Salt Lake standoff

    SOUTH SALT LAKE – An elderly woman was killed and an elderly man was wounded in a standoff that resulted in a suspect being shot and killed by police in South Salt Lake. The incident happened in the area of Stanley Ave and 400 East Sunday morning, officials with the South Salt Lake Police Department said. Police initially responded to an incident where two elderly residents were involved in a hostage situation with an adult male. SWAT responded to the scene. […]

  • 4-car pileup in St. George caused by speeding and not paying attention, police say

    ST. GEORGE – A four-car collision on Saturday afternoon was likely the result of one driver speeding and not paying attention according to St. George Police. According to St. George News, the pileup occurred near a Costco at 3035 E. 850 North around 2:45 p.m. Police say one of the drivers sustained minor injuries and was transported to Dixie Regional Medical Center for treatment. St. George News Reports that the three cars that were hit had been stopped at a red light at […]

  • Women attacked in home during overnight robbery attempt in West Jordan

    TAYLORSVILLE, Utah – Police have two people in custody and are searching for more suspects after they say a group broke into a home late Friday night. The incident happened around 11 p.m. when police say the group broke through the sliding back door of the home near 6550 South and 4140 West. According to police, the group attacked two women in the home, hitting one with a handgun. Fortunately, they suffered only minor injuries. Lt. Bill Robertson of the […]

  • Man jumps out of moving a police car in Smithfield after being arrested

    SMITHFIELD – Northern Utah police are investigating how a suspect escaped from a moving police car late Friday night. Logan police say a man arrested on felony charges made his escape just before 10 p.m. at the intersection of 400 North and Main Street. Smithfield Police made the arrest originally and were on their way to take him to a hospital to be medically cleared. That’s when they say the suspect somehow jumped through the police car’s window. This suspect […]

  • Man escapes with minor injuries after crashing off of I-215 overpass

    WEST VALLEY CITY – A man is expected to make a full recovery after police say he crashed his vehicle off of an I-215 overpass near 4100 South early Saturday morning. Dispatchers told Fox 13 first reports of the accident came in around 7:05 a.m. According to Unified Police, the White Toyota SUV was traveling eastbound on 4100 South at a high rate of speed when he collided with a cement barrier “launching him off the overpass.” They say extrication was […]

  • Citizen shoots man who broke into apartment in South Salt Lake, police say

    SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah – Waking up to the sound of gunfire, people living at Brick Stone Apartments in South Salt Lake put in an early morning call to 911. “Several residents at an apartment complex off 220 East and 3300 South reported hearing gun shots,” said Sgt. Matt Oehler with South Salt Lake Police. Around the same time (4:30 a.m.), police received a second call from a 35-year-old man. “He did call 911 separately as well, asking for help, […]

  • Drunk driver flees from West Valley City Police, collides head-on with officer’s vehicle

    WEST VALLEY CITY – A driver suspected of DUI is behind bars after attempting to flee from police Saturday night. West Valley Police say it was a brief car chase that ended when 30-year-old Christopher Ritter drove into an officer’s vehicle near 6757 West and 3860 South. According to Lt. Jeff Conger with West Valley City Police, concerned calls came into dispatch around 7:45 p.m. reporting a suspicious vehicle driving slowly back and forth past a park filled with children. But […]

  • Cedar Hills Day celebration fireworks spark brush fire

    CEDAR HILLS – The fireworks show at the end of the Cedar Hills Day celebration was cut short Saturday night after hot embers from the fireworks started a small brush fire. Fire units from the Lone Peak Safety District, along with the Alpine-Highland Police and American Fork Police responded at about 10:20pm. Firefighters say strong winds blew fireworks off to a nearby field by the mouth of American Fork Canyon. Despite the gusty winds, the fire was contained to an […]

  • South Jordan Astro Burger catches fire overnight

    SOUTH JORDAN – Firefighters are still investigating what sparked a fire at an Astro Burger early Sunday morning. South Jordan firefighters say they received the call around 1:30 AM about smoke seen inside the fast food restaurant at 10400 South and Redwood Road. When they arrived crews found a fire inside the cooking area and say they immediately took the offensive. The fire was out in around 30 minutes, but not before crews say it caused between $30,000 to $50,000 […]

  • Shots fired in West Jordan home burglary

    WEST JORDAN – Police are still searching for three men they believe broke into a home, robbed it, and fired shots at it while they escaped early Saturday morning. According to West Jordan police, the burglary began before 4 A.M. at a home near 3750 West Sumter Drive. That’s when they say three male suspects went into the garage and kicked in the door to the home. Inside they encountered a 16-year-old boy. Police say one suspect hit the boy […]

  • It’s not too late to enjoy Free Fishing Day across Utah!

    Whether you’re a fishing expert or have never held a fishing pole, today across the state you can fish for free without needing a license. Free Fishing Day is sponsored by the Department of Wildlife Rresources and they say today is the day to come together as UTah anglers young and old. “It’s the perfect time to take someone fishing with you and introduce them to the sport,” said Randy Oplinger, sport fisheries coordinator for the Division of Wildlife Resources.  “And, […]