Mark is a nomad at heart, having moved more than 20 times in 26 years. Before becoming a Web Content Producer at Fox 13, Mark worked as a writer on Senator Orrin Hatch’s reelection campaign, a surgical assistant, a legal aide, a door-to-door sales rep and the fastest hands a movie theater’s concession stand had ever seen.


Recent Articles
  • Driver in critical condition after hitting tree then fence; alcohol a possible factor

    MIDVALE, Utah — A driver suffered critical injuries after crashing into a tree and then a fence in Midvale Sunday, and police believe alcohol may be a factor. According to the Unified Police Department, the crash occurred at 7676 South Holden St. in Midvale around 4:30 p.m. Det. Jared Richardson said witnesses reported seeing the vehicle traveling southbound in the outside lane before it made an abrupt move into the center lane and then moved back to the outer lane […]

  • Suspects who smashed car window during robbery in Provo told police they needed gas money

    PROVO, Utah — Two men are behind bars Sunday after police in Provo say one of the suspects used a BB gun pistol to smash a car window during an aggravated robbery. According to statements of probable cause, Damon Lane and Dustin Walter were with a woman in a vehicle in the Provo area after becoming lost. The group was trying to get money to buy gas to make it back to their respective home states, and as they were […]

  • Six arrested after police investigate illegal massages in Utah County

    UTAH COUNTY — Six people have been arrested after police began investigating illegal massages and learned of several instances where the suspects engaged in conduct related to prostitution. According to statements of probable cause, officers were made aware of massages being offered in Utah County in exchange for money without being licensed to do so. Four people were identified as those offering the massages: Li Bin, Yu Teng Hou, Si Si Huang and Xiao Yuan Wan. Police learned all four of […]

  • Medical helicopter responds after two children hit by car in Lehi

    LEHI, Utah — Two brothers ages 8 and 11 were transported to hospital Saturday night after they were hit by a car in an intersection in Lehi. Cameron Boyle of Lehi City said the crash occurred around 7 p.m. in the area of 700 South and 500 West in Lehi and involved two children ages 8 and 11. Sgt. Robert Marshall with Lehi PD said the two boys are brothers who were crossing the intersection to get to a church. […]

  • $1 million settlement reached in Utah prescription drug diversion case

    SALT LAKE CITY — Intermountain Healthcare has agreed to pay the United States $1 million in what is believed to be the largest settlement of its kind for a drug diversion case in Utah. According to a press release  issued Friday by the US Attorney’s Office for the District of Utah, the settlement involves allegations of “lax controls that enabled a former employee to divert controlled substances for personal use.” The settlement does not amount to an admission of liability […]

  • Relative who loaned truck to Utah Amber Alert suspect said man seemed ‘desperate’

    SALT LAKE CITY — An infant was found safe and his father remains at-large after an Amber Alert was issued in Utah Friday, and the suspect may be driving a truck loaned to him by a relative. The Amber Alert was canceled after the days-old baby was found safe, but the suspect, Albert Phillips, is still on the run. Phillips may be in a white Ford F-250 with Utah license plate W723CV. Police began looking for that truck after finding out […]

  • Amber Alert in Utah canceled after child found safe; suspect remains at-large

    SALT LAKE CITY – After several hours on the run with his father, a newborn baby is safe and in the custody of the Division of Child and Family Services Friday night. The Amber Alert went out shortly after 6 p.m. Friday as police were looking for a 1999 red Dodge pickup truck they believed the father was driving. “The Department of Child and Family Services was attempting to serve a warrant and take custody of the child,” said Detective […]

  • Video: Utah troopers rescue woman from burning car after stolen vehicle pursuit

    SOUTHERN UTAH — Dash cam video captured a dramatic rescue Tuesday night as troopers pulled a woman from a burning vehicle alongside I-15 after the driver of the car fled from police at high speeds. According to a press release from the Utah Highway Patrol, Trooper Joe Pastor was working on I-15 near mile post 40 around 9:30 p.m. when he saw a silver Audi with a California license plate go by at 104 mph. Pastor attempted to make a […]

  • Teen with autism reported missing in Midvale found safe

    UPDATE: Police confirmed around 6:20 p.m. that the missing teen has been found and is safe. Previous story continues below: MIDVALE, Utah — Police are asking the public for help in locating a missing 13-year-old boy who has autism. According to the Unified Police Department, 13-year-old Vladimir Moss was last seen around 1:45 p.m. at Midvale Middle School, 7852 South Pioneer Street. The boy was last seen wearing a blue coat, red pajama bottoms and a red T-shirt. He is […]

  • Ogden Police investigating after man shot in stomach

    OGDEN, Utah — Police in Ogden are investigating after a man was shot in the stomach Friday. Lt. Clint Christensen with Ogden PD said the shooting occurred in the area of 556 23rd Street. Fox 13 News first heard report of the incident around 5 p.m. A man suffered a gunshot wound to the stomach and was taken to a nearby hospital. Police said it’s unclear what happened prior to shots being fired, and they are investigating to determine what […]

  • TRAX train, truck collide in Salt Lake City

    SALT LAKE CITY — Emergency crews are responding to a crash involving a TRAX train and a pickup truck Friday, and a woman was taken to a hospital with minor injuries. Carl Arky with UTA said a car and TRAX train collided in the area of 1300 West and North Temple. Fox 13 News first heard report of the incident around 2:50  p.m. Photos from the scene courtesy @slfiretweets show the damage to the truck. Arky said the train pushed […]

  • Police: man dies in St. George after stoking fire with gasoline

    ST. GEORGE, Utah — A 25-year-old man suffered fatal injuries in St. George after police say he tried to stoke a fire with gasoline. According to the St. George Police Department, emergency units responded to the area of North 1650 West in Dixie Downs at 10:12 p.m. Wednesday and found a 25-year-old man on fire near a vehicle in front of a home. An officer extinguished the fire with a garden hose and the man was rushed to a hospital, […]