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
  • Long lines form as eclipse glasses sell out across Utah

    SANDY, Utah — As the total solar eclipse approaches, protective eyewear is selling out at locations across the state. Scheels received a shipment of 1,000 pairs Friday, but word got out the day before. Hundreds lined up early outside the store to snag a pair. Meanwhile, an entrepreneur set up shop in the parking lot to sell glasses he and his father purchased online. Fox 13’s Scott McKane has a look at the rush to purchase the glasses in the […]

  • Police: Gang members arrested after chase ends in Sugar House

    SALT LAKE CITY – Police said they arrested two gang members Wednesday night after a stolen car chase ended in Sugar House. Unified Police say the metro gang unit spotted the suspects in a stolen car around 10 p.m. When officers tried to pull over the car, the driver took off. Unified and West Valley City Police pursued and used a helicopter to keep track of the suspects. After spiking the tires, the chase ended near Sugar House Park. “There […]

  • Teen facing murder charges after deadly crash to serve time in both juvenile, adult systems

    OGDEN, Utah – A teenage girl who was facing two counts of murder for a deadly car crash in Roy will serve a “blended sentence”, meaning she will serve time in both the juvenile and the adult systems. Marilee Gardner, 17, allegedly crashed her parent’s SUV into another vehicle during a botched suicide attempt in 2016. Gardner survived, but the crash killed 20-year-old Madi Haan and 19-year-old Tyler Christianson, who were in the vehicle she struck. Two counts of murder […]

  • Person delivering newspaper saves woman from house fire

    WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – A woman said she has a newspaper delivery person to thank for her life after a large fire at a West Valley City home. The person delivering the newspaper saw smoke coming from the garage and pounded on the front door, trying to alert anyone inside at 4020 W. 3015 S. The woman inside the home was asleep and was able to escape, thanks to the warning. She is safe and no pets were inside. […]

  • Deadly weekend on roads has UHP urging drivers to be safe

    SALT LAKE CITY – Our state is more than halfway through the “100 deadliest days of summer.” So far, things are looking a bit better than last year. Officials recorded 73 deaths on roadway by Aug. 1 last year, compared to 58 so far this summer. However, it was a deadly weekend, a sobering reality check for law enforcement, with four people dying in crashes. Those include a couple who were hit on a motorcycle up in Deweyville Saturday; the […]

  • Heavy rain causes flash flooding in Salt Lake County

    SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah – What a mess. Too much rain too quickly Wednesday morning resulted in flooding all over the Salt Lake Valley. The area of 1100 E. and 1700 S. in Sugar House was essentially a river flowing down 1700 E. into various side streets and neighborhoods. That resulted in a number of homes suffering varying degrees of flooding, mainly in basements. The TRAX line was under about a foot of water on 200 W. at 1100 S., and […]

  • Man arrested for allegedly assaulting victims, killing one downtown

    SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City Police say a homeless man attacked four men near 6th West and 5th South in Salt Lake Tuesday morning, killing one. The suspect, identified as 43-year-old Kepedro Kegler, allegedly and without reason, attacked two men underneath a bridge around 7:30. Police wouldn’t confirm what he used in the attack but said it wasn’t a gun or a knife. From there, police say Kegler walked a block East. “That individual then attacked another individual, […]

  • SLC Police seek group of teen suspects after series of crimes involving shotgun

    SALT LAKE CITY — Police in Salt Lake City are looking for a group of suspects involved in convenience store robberies and shootings this week, and their weapon of choice is giving cops cause for concern. Salt Lake City Police are on high alert Friday after an incident Thursday night, where a random citizen driving down Redwood Road was shot at, with a shotgun, by a group of teenagers in another car. This marks at least the third time this […]

  • Patients speak after Bountiful doctor arrested on 7 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor

    BOUNTIFUL, Utah – A Utah labor and delivery doctor has been arrested on seven counts of sexual exploitation of a minor after authorities spent months investigating a tip about child pornography. Dr. Nathan Ward, 55, was arrested Wednesday afternoon following a lengthy investigation into allegations revolving around child pornography. “We arrested Nathan Ward on seven counts of sexual exportation of a minor,” said Sgt. DeAnn Servey of the Davis County Sheriff’s Office. Agents with the Utah Internet Crimes Against Children […]

  • Man accused of killing Midvale teens over a t-shirt pleads guilty

    MIDVALE, Utah – A man accused of killing a brother and sister in an argument over a t-shirt in Midvale last year has pleaded guilty Wednesday. Detectives said this double murder was exceedingly sad, tragic and senseless. A brother and sister, both teenagers, shot to death, all over a $10 shirt. In something of a surprise move, Mario Cervantes has now admitted he shot and killed 15-year-old Abril and 16-year-old Jose Izazaga. Back on July 6, 2016, Cervantes and a […]

  • Wildfire in Elko burns 14 structures

    ELKO, Nev. – A wildfire has burned several structures in Elko, Nevada. after closing parts of I-80 Monday afternoon. The Bureau of Land Management released the latest numbers on the Oil Well fire Tuesday evening. It has burned 7,400 acres and is 40 percent contained.  350 personnel are fighting the fire. Seven residents have been burned, four of them inhabited and three vacant.  Five outbuildings were also burned.  16 vehicles have also been burned.  Two were used everday, but the […]

  • Suspects wanted in West Valley robbery spree overnight

    WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – Police are searching for two suspects accused of a robbery spree in West Valley City overnight. Police said two men held up a Domino’s Pizza at gunpoint near 69th W. and 35th S. at about 11 p.m. Thursday. The suspects were gone by the time authorities arrived. While officers were talking to the manager, he got a call from another Domino’s at 48th W. and 35th S. The employee said the store was locked but […]