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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
  • Former bus driver accused of sexually abusing special needs children goes to court

    WEST JORDAN, Utah — A former Canyons School District bus driver charged with sexually abusing special-needs children appeared in court Wednesday at a preliminary hearing that will determine whether there is enough evidence the case to go to trial. John Carrell, 61, was charged in May with 23 counts of sexual abuse, and then earlier this month he received 11 more charges. Carrell’s cases involve two special needs girls who rode Carrell’s bus to and from elementary school. Four witnesses […]

  • Pioneer Day 5K takes participants ‘Temple to Temple’

    PROVO, Utah – Thousands of people weren’t content to sit on the sidelines during Pioneer Day festivities Thursday, so they took part in a 5K run that is in its second year. The Second Annual Temple to Temple 5K Run takes participants from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Provo Temple to the LDS Church’s newer Temple at Provo City Center. Last year’s event began with a plan to walk from the LDS Temple in Provo to the […]

  • Police say teenage aunt fought off kidnapper to protect 12-year-old niece

    SALT LAKE CITY – Unified Police Department officials are searching for a man who allegedly attempted to kidnap a 12-year-old girl in Kearns last Saturday, and police say the young girl’s teenage aunt fought off a much larger assailant to prevent the abduction. The incident occurred at about 2:30 p.m. while the girl and her aunt were walking home from a nearby park. The aunt spoke about the incident but asked that her identity not be released. However, “Ally” said […]

  • West Jorden officer shooting

    Officer on paid leave after shooting suspect in West Jordan, man in serious condition

    WEST JORDAN, Utah – A man was in critical condition after an officer shot him, but officials said later Thursday the man was in serious but stable condition at a hospital. At about 12:30 a.m. West Jordan officers were called to the north area of Office Max in Jordan Landing because of what police described as a suspicious circumstance. Police officials said a responding parole officer found two individuals and recognized one as a wanted man with active warrants out […]

  • Suspect in alleged assault with samurai sword shares her side of the story

    SALT LAKE CITY – A woman accused of attacking her neighbor with a samurai sword last month appeared in court Wednesday, and after her appearance she spoke to FOX 13 News about the incident and offered an explanation. Tasha Davis allegedly attacked her neighbor, Barney Salazar, with a samurai sword in June in a neighborhood near 1100 S. 400 East; the man suffered a deep slash on his elbow. After Davis’ brief court appearance Wednesday, she initially told FOX 13 […]

  • Former bus driver accused of sexually abusing student appears in court

    SALT LAKE CITY – A former school bus driver who allegedly sexually abused a 5-year-old student with special needs who rode regularly on his bus was in court Wednesday. John Martin Carrell faces nearly two dozen felony charges in connection with the case and has been in jail since May; he was charged after a father reported his daughter said the man had touched her inappropriately and police reviewed surveillance camera footage from the bus. Related story: School bus driver […]

  • Man sentenced to prison for murdering infant

    OGDEN, Utah – A man who admitted to killing a 2-month-old baby was sentenced Wednesday and can expect to spend at least the next 15 years in prison. Jeremy Marshall, 37, was sentenced Wednesday for the 2011 murder of his then-girlfriend’s infant daughter, and FOX 13 News’ Scott McKane was there to report on the proceedings. Prosecutors said Marshall caused Kennedy’s death by shaking the child, and they said Marshall had broken nearly every bone in the young girl’s body […]

  • Utah bank robberies

    Hostile takeover masked suspects in suits on loose, bank robberies could be related

    FBI agents of other law enforcement agencies are working to track down several bank robbers, some were masked and in suits.

  • Judge sentences Layton man who exposed himself to child

    DAVIS COUNTY, Utah – A man who pleaded guilty to accusations that he exposed himself to young child at a retail store in in Layton was sentenced Thursday. Miles Blakeley, 24, was sentenced to a pair of prison terms of between one and 15 years, and the charges stem from an incident that occurred in Layton and was caught on store security cameras. Blakeley apologized and asked for leniency, and a judge suspended the prison terms and ordered him to […]

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    Police: Man arrested after trying to rob store for second time

    SALT LAKE CITY – Police say an alert employee may have prevented a robbery at a dollar store and helped police catch an armed suspect. An employee at a Dollar Tree located at 812 E. 200 South was working Tuesday night when they saw a man who they recognized as a person who had robbed the store at gunpoint recently. “The clerk there had recognized this individual as being a suspect in a robbery back in May,” said Det. Cody […]

  • Police seeking armed ‘serial robber’

    SALT LAKE CITY — Police are searching for a man believed to have robbed several businesses in the Salt Lake Valley. Police said an armed man with a similar description robbed at least four businesses Tuesday night through Thursday morning. The suspect is well covered in security video pictures, but witnesses said the man appears to be either Latino or African-American. He is armed with a handgun and demanding money in each of the robberies. “Everyone that goes on, it […]

  • Suspects impersonate police officers, steal car

    SALT LAKE CITY — Two suspects impersonating police officers robbed a man in Salt Lake City on Monday. It happened just after 11 p.m. as the victim was leaving Rancho Market near North Temple and 900 West. The suspects confronted the victim and they told him were police officers. They began to search the victim, taking his wallet and cell phone. They suspects then said they were going to search the victim’s car, but once inside they fled in it. […]