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.


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    Snowy roads cause problems for morning commute

    SALT LAKE CITY — A winter storm hit the Wasatch Front Thursday morning, contributing to multiple slide-offs, fender benders and crashes during the morning commute. Footage captured on some of the Utah Department of Transportation’s traffic cameras (above) shows the aftermath of two crashes that tied up traffic on I-15 in Layton and South Salt Lake. “All it takes is for a few crashes. That can really snarl traffic. Our plows have been out all night, really working on clearing the […]

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    Armed man on run after carjacking Salt Lake man at gunpoint

    SALT LAKE CITY – A man made a terrifying discovery when he checked on his car, which had a broken window, prior to the incident that followed. The victim, who told Fox13 News his name is Sachin, said he was concerned someone would steal it because the window was broken, and he was right. Officials said, at 7:15 a.m. Sachin found a man with a gun inside his car near 600 S. and 1140 E. Sachin was held up at […]

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    Red Cross installing smoke alarms on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    MURRAY, Utah – When you think of the American Red Cross, things like blood donation or disaster relief might come to mind. That is a big part of the organization’s work but on this day, to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., it is undertaking a service project to install thousands of smoke alarms for those who need them. The goal is 15,000 nationwide. At the Utah office in Murray, three-person crews will go to the homes of those in need and install […]

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    Police: Missing driver who crashed through wall has been found

    GRANTSVILLE, Utah – The missing 20-year-old driver police say left a scene of destruction in Grantsville has been found. Authorities said they were called about a reckless driver near Clark St. and Tiebreaker Dr. at 2:30 a.m. Officers spotted the truck and tried to pull it over but the driver sped off and police did not chase it. Moments later officers found the truck had crashed through a wall, rolled at least once, hit a parked car and caused other damage to […]

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    SWAT standoff ends with gunfire, arrests in Salt Lake

    SALT LAKE CITY – The standoff started early Monday morning with a 911 hangup call at the Roadway Inn in Salt Lake City. It ended six hours later with 21-year-old Shelby McDougal and 47-year-old John Mendengall booked into the Salt Lake County Jail. Officers went to investigate the 911 hang up at the Roadway Inn just after 1 a.m. The pair in the room said everything was fine and the officers could go. However, police said they were required to […]

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    VOA seeks donations to help homeless Utahns facing frigid temperatures

    UTAH — Freezing temperatures are dangerous for everybody across the state, but those who are most at-risk don’t have a home to stay warm in. Members of Salt Lake City’s homeless population who do not reside at any shelter but prefer to go it alone in a tent or other kind of improvised housing are probably the most at-risk during frigid temperatures. The numbers vary from week-to-week and sometimes day-to-day, but there several people out there who, for whatever reason, […]

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    Winter storm creates problems for drivers in Cache, Box Elder counties

    NORTHERN UTAH – Troopers in the Salt Lake Valley got a slight break from winter-related traffic incidents Wednesday, but it was a different story a little farther north. Cache and Box Elder counties saw several weather-related crashes Wednesday morning, including a semi rollover near Brigham City. “It seems like our biggest problem right now at this minute is Box Elder, north to the Idaho state line,” said Sgt. Todd Royce of the Utah Highway Patrol. “We have some snow packed […]

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    Utah business helping West Valley officers remember fallen officer Brotherson

    WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – West Valley City Police say they continue to be amazed by the outpouring of support from the community after the death of Officer Cody Brotherson more than six weeks ago. Officers received another example of that support from a local company, Blue Line Pest Control, Thursday. The company is donating T-shirts for every officer in the department to wear in memory of Officer Brotherson. The shirts mark the day Officer Brotherson was killed in the line […]

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    Latino activist charged with rape maintains innocence 

    SALT LAKE CITY – The Latino rights activist accused of rape, Tony Yapias, waived what was going to be a preliminary hearing on the charges filed against him. This has now been set for a scheduling conference next month. Yapias, who for years has been an outspoken advocate for the rights of Latinos in Utah, was arrested nearly three months ago and charged with raping a woman who says she had broken off their relationship earlier in the year. Yapias […]

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    Detention hearing continued for teen suspected of firing shot at Mueller Park Junior High

    FARMINGTON, Utah – A scheduled detention hearing for a 15-year-old boy accused of firing a shot at Bountiful’s Mueller Park Junior High was continued until next week. There are a couple of concerns. First, prosecutors say they are attempting to have the young man tried as an adult and move the matter into adult court. Second, the defense wants their client to undergo a psychiatric evaluation. The teen appeared briefly via TV monitor from where he’s being held at a […]

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    Thousands of dollars in damages after vandals target trees in West Jordan park

    WEST JORDAN, Utah — This is now the second time this year that West Jordan City is dealing with an expensive case of tree vandalism. Sometime over this past weekend, someone in a vehicle took out more than a half-dozen 2-year-old trees in Ron Wood Park at 5900 West and New Bingham Highway. The damage is very near the Ron Wood Memorial Baseball Diamond. This comes on the heels of a July incident where a young man allegedly destroyed dozens of […]

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    Man killed, woman injured in West Valley shooting; suspect at large

    WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – Police are looking for a suspect after a shooting that killed one man and injured a woman in West Valley City. Officers say they were called about shots fired just before 11:30 p.m. near 7154 West and 2680 South. When police arrived they found a 20-year-old Javier Medina dead in the driveway and a 32-year-old woman who had been shot. Witnesses tell Fox 13 Medina was at a friend’s home helping their mother with her […]