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
  • UHP: Dozens of DUI arrests on St. Patrick’s Day, no fatal crashes all weekend

    SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Highway Patrol released statistics Monday on the hundreds of traffic stops troopers made on St. Patrick’s Day. UHP troopers pulled over 1,893 vehicles and arrested 38 drivers for driving under the influence Friday. According to UHP, there were no alcohol-related crashes and no fatalities on Utah roadways over the weekend. “You’re out St. Patrick’s Day night and you’re enjoying the festivities and, you know, you’re drinking and you’ve got a designated driver – we’d […]

  • Party ends in alleged kidnapping in West Jordan

    WEST JORDAN, Utah – Authorities are investigating an alleged kidnapping at a West Jordan home overnight. Police say it started as a house party that got out of control. Officers say a group of men called an escort service and arranged for three women to stop by. According to police, at about 4 a.m., the women tried to leave the home and the men would not allow it. One of the women called their manager who arrived and confronted the […]

  • Warm weather connected to uptick in bank robberies, police say

    SALT LAKE CITY — Local law enforcement agencies are seeing a rise in bank and credit union robberies, and they said that’s typical for this time of year. Salt Lake City police are now looking for the suspect in a pair of robberies, one of which occurred Tuesday morning. According to a watch log report, the suspect entered a US Bank branch at 1575 S Main St., handed a teller a note demanding money, then left with an undisclosed amount […]

  • Police arrest suspects in string of vehicle burglaries in Salt Lake County

    SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah — Two arrests have been made and at least one suspect remains on the loose in a string of vehicle burglaries around the Salt Lake Valley. Things started out with a somewhat amusing tweet from Cottonwood Heights Police earlier this week, offering dinner for two for the tip that led to the suspect or suspects who have been driving a stolen Ford pickup truck. That vehicle, pictured in security camera photos, and the person behind the […]

  • Cause of explosion at Ogden home under investigation; resident recovering at hospital

    OGDEN, Utah – A man is recovering at a hospital Wednesday after he suffered injuries in an explosion at a home in Ogden. The Ogden Fire Marshal spent much of Wednesday trying to determine what exactly caused the explosion then the fire at the home near 2800 South Monroe Street. The explosion occurred shortly before 6 p.m. Tuesday. Authorities say the fire burned hot and fast and the man inside was lucky to make it out alive. The injured man […]

  • Northern Utah residents prepared for potential flooding this weekend

    NORTHERN UTAH — Box Elder County residents could be in for a long weekend, with more possible flooding on the way. The National Weather Service issued a flood warning for parts of northern Utah, an area that has already been saturated with water due to recent snow and rain storms. Just a week ago, many residents found a foot of water or more in their basements, and have been trying to pump the water out since then. Garland resident Clain […]

  • Dozens of warrants served at Utah businesses in illegal gambling investigation

    SALT LAKE CITY — More than 150 warrants are being served this week as part of an investigation by the Utah Attorney General’s Office regarding illegal gambling at Utah businesses. “They are running slot machines, coin pushers in businesses throughout the state of Utah and trying to skirt the law on technicalities and things we do not believe apply,” said Leo Lucey, Chief Investigator, Utah Attorney General’s Office. Lucey told FOX 13 the operation has been in the works since last […]

  • Man booked for murder after burglary, shooting in Salt Lake City

    SALT LAKE CITY – One man is dead and two others are injured after a shooting at a Salt Lake City apartment early Friday morning, and another man is facing charges that include aggravated murder. According to authorities, an argument led to the shooting at an apartment near 1940 S. West Temple at about 5:30 a.m. “[There were] a lot of witnesses, a lot of people yelling. Three victims, so it was pretty chaotic,” said Lt. Mike Ross, Salt Lake […]

  • Fire destroys Wasatch Wing and Clay bird hunting club in Utah County

    CEDAR FORT, Utah – Fire destroyed the Wasatch Wing and Clay bird hunting club in Utah County overnight. Unified Fire officials said it took more than 30 firefighters about two hours to control the flames. Firefighters said there are no fire hydrants 10 miles west of Lehi so crews had to begin attacking the fire using the limited amount of water they had in their trucks. Then fire crews established portable water pools to feed the hoses and keep water on […]

  • Unified Police seek suspect in pair of armed robberies

    SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah – Police are looking for a man suspected in two armed robberies early Wednesday morning. Police believe the suspect robbed a 7-Eleven in Taylorsville and then later stole a purse in Millcreek, and in both cases the suspect displayed or indicated he was carrying a weapon. The robbery at 7-Eleven occurred just after 1 a.m. when the suspect walked in and demanded money while brandishing a gun. “He took money and cigarettes and left; he brandished […]

  • Salt Lake house fire sends woman to hospital

    SALT LAKE CITY – A house fire sent one woman to the hospital and closed Highland Dr. at 2400 S. Monday morning. Crews put out the fire at a home near 1180 E. Warnock Ave. just before 6 a.m. All but one woman got out unharmed. A man said he couldn’t find his girlfriend. Fire crews went back inside the home and rescued her. She went to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation. Firefighters then spent the next […]

  • Sandy City ready for next storm after fire destroys 11 snow plows

    SANDY, Utah – A fire at Sandy City Public Works destroyed 11 of the city’s 18 snowplows last week, but thanks to the help of some neighboring communities the city is ready for the next snow storm. Officials estimate last Friday’s fire caused about $5 million in damages at the Sandy City Public Works Department. “It’s been overwhelming!” Mayor Tom Dolan said of the days that followed. Dolan said there was an overwhelming response in terms of equipment and manpower to […]