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
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    Man leads police on chase, rams two police cars

    WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – A man is in custody after hitting two West Valley City police cars Monday morning. About 3:30 a.m., detectives got a tip a man wanted for a federal probation violation, 23-year-old Jonathan Padilla, was in the area. Authorities followed the suspect from West Valley City all the way to the Avenues in Salt Lake City. Officers said they tried to stop the suspect’s car when Padilla rammed one of the police cruisers and tried to […]

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    Man jailed after four injured in separate stabbings in SLC’s Rio Grande district

    SALT LAKE CITY – Police responding to a report of a large fight in the Rio Grande district of Salt Lake City Tuesday evening ultimately found four people who all said they were stabbed by the same man. Police responded to the area near the Road home Shelter Tuesday evening, and after speaking with witnesses and victims they identified 30-year-old Chris Robertson as their suspect. Authorities said the reported fight spanned an area covering about a block. “This is the […]

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    Alleged robbery suspects arrested after police chase and crash

    SALT LAKE CITY — Three men believed to be the prime suspects in five recent armed robberies are in custody Tuesday morning after a chase and crash. West Valley City police officers saw men authorities believed to be robbery suspects riding in a red Geo Metro at a Salt Lake City apartment complex near 1300 S. State St. When officers tried to stop the car, the driver sped off and crashed into three vehicles before police were able to stop him near 300 W. South Temple. […]

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    Wanted: ‘Beauty Bandit’ sought in fraud, brazen theft cases

    From fraudulent bank transactions to more brazen acts of theft, police in Utah are looking for several suspects and persons of interest. In this week’s edition of Wanted with Scott McKane, surveillance images from three alleged crimes are featured. Police are asking for your help identifying those involved. Check out the video for more information and visit our Wanted files for details on the cases.

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    Search continues for man wanted in fatal shooting of teenager at SLC apartment

    SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City police continue to search for a man they consider armed and dangerous after the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old man at an apartment complex Saturday night. At about 9 p.m., authorities responded to Sky Harbor Apartments, 1900 W. North Temple, on reports of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers discovered Eric Padilla had been shot in the head at point-blank range. Police say Padilla was at the apartment to visit a friend when he […]

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    Utahns line up for Apple’s newest iPhone

    SALT LAKE CITY — While lines weren’t as long as they have been in previous years, there was still a crowd of Utahns eager to get their hands on the newest device from Apple, the iPhone 7. Fox 13 News’ Scott McKane spoke with several technology enthusiasts who were upgrading to the new device, see the video above for his report. Certain models of the device are already selling out in some places.  The excitement for the new phone has […]

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    Sheriff, DA team up on plan to put overdose reversing drug in all Unified PD patrol cars

    SALT LAKE CITY – The Salt Lake County District Attorney and County Sheriff announced Wednesday they are one step closer to arming Unified Police Department Officers with a tool to combat overdoses. If the plan comes to fruition, it will be funded by money seized from criminal activity. County leaders met Tuesday to discuss the alarming number of heroin and opioid pain pill related deaths in Utah, calling the issue a public health crisis in the state and particularly in […]

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    New technology gives students more time at intersections, makes crosswalks more safe

    SALT LAKE CITY — Some new technology is available for Utah crossing guards to try and tackle an old concern: getting their students to and from school safely, especially through crosswalks. The Utah Department of Transportation worked with electricians on the system and unveiled the new device Wednesday morning at one of the busier crosswalks in the Salt Lake Valley. “It’s scary sometimes,” Veteran crossing guard Trudy Smith said. She said it’s a daily challenge to get students safely to […]

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    Second suspect arrested in Midvale murder

    OGDEN, Utah – Police have arrested a second suspect in the shooting and murder in Midvale last week. Officers arrested 28-year-old Jonathon Rodgers Thursday night in Ogden and booked him into the Salt Lake County Jail on multiple charges including murder and attempted murder. Police later arrested 36-year-old Christopher Bailey early Friday morning. They said he is Rodgers’ suspected accomplice and will likely face the same charges. Witnesses told police Rodgers, along with Bailey, broke into the Midvale apartment and confronted the three people […]

  • 16-year-old Marilee Gardner

    ‘Suicide pact’ teen accused of murder in Roy will face charges as adult

    SALT LAKE CITY – A judge ruled Thursday a teen facing murder charges for a crash that killed two people in Roy will be tried as an adult. Despite being just 16 years old, Marilee Gardner is facing two counts of first-degree murder. Back in June, Gardner allegedly drove her parents’ SUV, at nearly 100 mph, into the back of a Hyundai sedan. The two people inside that car, 20-year-old Maddison Haun and 19-year-old Tyler Christianson, were killed on impact. […]

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    Changes to Terminal Drive at SLC Airport may increase travel time for motorists

    SALT LAKE CITY – Construction is underway at Salt Lake City International Airport and will continue for several years, but a big change took effect Wednesday. The airport is essentially being rebuilt in a massive, multi-billion dollar project—the first phase of which will happen over the next four years. While the impact on folks flying in and out of the airport is expected to be minimal, there will be delays for those traveling to and from the airport by ground […]

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    Suspects arrested in Salt Lake SWAT standoff overnight

    SALT LAKE CITY – A SWAT standoff in Salt Lake City has ended with five people in custody overnight. Authorities said they got a tip about a wanted person planning to leave town. Officers went to the home near 362 S. Strong Court and arrested a woman who had an active warrant. Salt Lake officers smelled marijuana and started to investigate when they learned others were hiding in the house. They used a blow horn to try to get the others […]