Scott has been a part of Fox 13’s ” Utah’s Most Wanted” for more than a decade, covering some of the biggest Utah news events.

After working in Flagstaff, AZ, and Anchorage, AK, Utah has been Scott’s home since 1990. Scott said he feels lucky to be a part of the local community and that he has met “amazing people.”

When he’s not chasing down tips, he enjoys spending as much time as possible with his family and enjoying everything Utah has to offer. Scott is also an “eternal optimist,” which he learned growing up in Buffalo, NY and takes time to root for his “beloved” Bills and Sabres.


Recent Articles
  • Wanted with Scott McKane: Their names aren’t known, but their faces were caught on camera

    SALT LAKE CITY –  In this week’s ‘Wanted with Scott McKane,’ Fox 13 viewers can help local police solve four crimes. These crystal clear “selfie” photos are from a cell phone a woman stole.  The images were uploaded to the Cloud.  “You gotta be a special kind of stupid to do something like that,” Isabel Acevedo who owns the phone said. The phone was in the owners purse which was stolen from behind the counter of a Sandy business earlier […]

  • Suspect accused of setting Millcreek man and home on fire after fight

    MILLCREEK, Utah – Authorities are looking for a man accused of trying to set a man on fire after a dispute in Millcreek. Unified Police said it started overnight with a fight between the renters and the suspects at a Millcreek duplex near 1300 E. and 4170 S. Police said the suspects returned with gasoline, dousing the duplex and the victim and setting them ablaze. The victim was not burned; the home suffered minor damage before firefighters put out the […]

  • Brazen smash-and-grab burglary at Park City vape shop, $2K reward offered

    PARK CITY, Utah – There was a very brazen smash-and-grab burglary at a Park City vape shop early Thursday morning. It happened at Park City Vapor Company on Sagewood Drive at 1:51 a.m., according to the Summit County Sheriff’s Office. Surveillance video shows the masked suspect was in, out and gone in less than a minute. He knew what he was after: a new vaping device called a Juul Box. The burglar smashed his way through the glass front door […]

  • Another Red Air Day forecast for Salt Lake County

    SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Department of Environmental Quality is forecasting another Red Air Day for Salt Lake County Wednesday. The DEQ is also forecasting a Red Air Day on Thursday for the Salt Lake Valley. The temperature inversion is trapping dirty air in the valleys of the Wasatch Front and PM 2.5, the particulates in the air so small they can penetrate deep into a person’s lungs, are at unhealthy levels. On Red Air Days, the Utah Department […]

  • Heber City ‘bounce house’ operator sentenced to prison for sexually abusing children

    HEBER CITY, Utah – A man who operated a “bounce house” in Heber City was sentenced to prison Wednesday for sexually abusing children. Bryce Johnson pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated child sex abuse in October. It was a very emotional day in Fourth District Court. 33-year-old Bryce Johnson and his attorney pleaded with the judge for jail time and rehabilitation while prosecutors wanted prison for Johnson. Judge Jennifer Brown said that for years, Johnson set himself up to […]

  • Seventh grade boy critically injured after car hits him near Kennedy Junior High School in West Valley City

    WEST VALLEY CITY – An seventh grade student was hit by a car near Kennedy Junior High School Tuesday morning. It happened in front of the school located at 4495 south 4800 west. West Valley City Police said the 13-year-old boy’s mother had dropped her son off across the street from the school just after 7:30 a.m. “He jumped out of the car and ran across the street and the car didn’t see him and hit him,” Sgt. Jason Johnson with […]

  • Dense patches of fog and slick roads greet Tuesday morning motorists

    SALT LAKE CITY – Early morning commuters faced dense patches of fog and smog and slick roads again Tuesday morning. On twitter, the Utah Highway Patrol is warning that winter driving conditions are in effect and that motorists should be on the lookout for fog and slick roads. They’re hoping Tuesday isn’t a repeat of Monday, when 54 crashes took place between midnight and 2 p.m. in the Salt Lake Valley alone. The UHP is reminding drivers that posted speed […]

  • Fog, slick roads, and drivers going too fast blamed for several crashes in northern Utah

    SALT LAKE CITY — ‘Tis the season to be aware of fog and slick roads. That was the case early Monday morning, but Utah Highway Patrol troopers said many drivers weren’t aware enough. There were multiple slide-offs and fender benders. The temperature inversion is trapping fog and smog in the valleys along the Wasatch Front, limiting drivers’ visibility.  Condensation is also falling on the roads and freezing, making them very slick. According to the UHP, this is just one of […]

  • Utah man sentenced to life in prison for Easter Sunday murder in South Salt Lake

    SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah – A judge sentenced Jeffrey Shepherd to life in prison for murdering Matthew Holt, 46, back on Easter Sunday in South Salt Lake. He will be eligible for parole in 15 years. Through his attorney, Shepherd expressed “deep regret and sorrow” to Holt’s family Tuesday. In court, Shepherd said drug use was a large factor in his “bad choices.” During the sentencing, the judge ordered a moment of silence to illustrate the last 20 seconds of Holt’s […]

  • Police raid ‘drug distribution hub’ at Magna home

    MAGNA, Utah – Unified Police made a large drug bust in Magna Thursday morning. At about 4:30 a.m., officers served a search warrant at what they are calling a major “drug distribution hub” at a Magna home near 9200 W. 2800 S. Authorities said the hub is large enough to serve the Magna area as well as the entire Salt Lake Valley. Officers arrested several people at the home and not all of them went peacefully. “There were several of the […]

  • Victim named in Sandy suspicious death/homicide

    SANDY, Utah – Police are investigating a suspicious death in Sandy after a man was found dead on the lawn near 1330 E. and 8085 S. Officers arrived on scene and found the deceased body of 44-year-old Michael Hoffman Jr. from Salt Lake City laying in the yard. The death was immediately categorized as suspicious and detectives spent the next several hours gathering potential evidence and trying to track down people who know the victim. One neighbor told Fox 13 […]

  • Police search for suspect accused of shooting man in Taylorsville home

    TAYLORSVILLE, Utah – Police are searching for a suspect accused of shooting a man inside a Taylorsville home. Police said the incident may have started as a robbery and ended with a 21-year-old man shot in the leg near 4900 S. 3200 W. Officers said the shooting happened at about 3:30 a.m. Thursday. The victim said he was at the home hanging out with friends when two armed suspects kicked in the door. One had a rifle or other type of […]