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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.

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  • 38-year-old Bhoti Subba

    Police investigating suspicious death after woman found dead in South Salt Lake apartment

    SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah – Police are investigating a suspicious death in South Salt Lake after finding a woman dead in her apartment. Authorities were called to a home near 2890 S. and 200 E. at the Arda Jean Manor Apartments just before 8 p.m. Monday to check on a resident. When authorities arrived, they found the body of 38-year-old Bhoti Subba; she was from Nepal. Police said Subba’s family had called officers to check on her because they hadn’t […]

  • Suspect in Ogden homicide ID'd as Andrew Dominic Esquer. Courtesy of Ogden police

    Man found dead in Ogden street; suspect arrested, charged with homicide

    OGDEN, Utah – Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a man found dead in an Ogden street Monday morning. Andrew Dominic Esquer, 30, was booked into Weber County Jail on charges of homicide and obstruction of justice. Authorities discovered the victim at about 4 a.m. in the area of 29th Childs Ave. Officers say the man appeared to be in his early 30s. Police have not confirmed the victim’s identity at this time. Update on the suspicious death […]

  • Fraternity fires Pike

    Fires at 2 U of U fraternities being investigated as arson, officials say

    SALT LAKE CITY — Officials are investigating fires at two fraternity houses at University of Utah as arson, Salt Lake City Fire officials said Friday morning. At about 4:13 a.m., fire crews arrived at the Pi Kappa Alpha house, 1431 E. 100 South, to find a fire on the third floor. Firefighters extinguished the blaze and kept it contained to one area of the house, which caused damage in the game room, according to a press release from SLC Fire. […]

  • SLC robbery

    Police investigate recent rash of Salt Lake Valley store robberies

    SALT LAKE CITY – Authorities are investigating a recent rash of convenience store robberies in the Salt Lake Valley. Officials said, over the past 72 hours, at least half a dozen stores have been robbed, including three overnight. Police are working to find out if any or all of them are connected. A 7-Eleven was hit early Wednesday morning and officers said what happened sounds very similar to the other robberies; younger Latino men, at least one of them armed, […]

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    Former Attorney General Shurtleff pleads ‘not guilty’ on 7 counts

    SALT LAKE CITY – Former Attorney General Mark Shurtleff appeared in court for an arraignment on new obstruction of justice charges. The hearing didn’t last long Monday and Shurtleff never uttered a word. He let his attorney, Richard Van Wagoner, enter “not guilty” pleas to the seven counts against him. Those include five felonies and two misdemeanors; among the more serious charges are obstruction of justice and official misconduct. The next phase begins Aug. 10 at a pretrial conference. Until […]

  • Fall victim among those warning hikers of the dangers in Bells Canyon

    SANDY, Utah – The Beehive State has some of the best hiking trails in the country, and one of the most popular is in Bells Canyon. But after a recent rash of rescues, and two deaths since 2010, officials are reminding everyone to stay safe on the trail. It is one of the more accessible and scenic hikes in the Salt Lake Valley, as evidenced by the parking lot Friday–which was packed before noon. It’s an alpine waterfall now accessed […]

  • Man on motorcycle killed after hitting back of car in Salt Lake City

    SALT LAKE CITY – Police are investigating after a motorcycle accident left one dead Thursday  morning. Officers were called to the accident at 2400 S. and 700 E. before 5 a.m. where a 28-year-old man was killed. Police said the man was driving too fast for the conditions and hit the back of a car. Authorities said the man wasn’t wearing a helmet and suffered a critical head injury. He was rushed to the hospital where he later died. Fatal […]

  • Warning for Utahns: Face fines if you fly drones near wildfires this season

    SALT LAKE CITY – Authorities have a warning for Utahns now that wildfire season is in full swing.   The US Department of Agriculture is telling residents not to fly drones near the wildfires because these aircraft are actually putting firefighters in more danger. If you are caught flying a drone over a fire and interfere with aerial support battling the blaze, you could face state and federal penalties and fines. Officials are sending out this warning now because the […]

  • Roy fire Oriental Market 1

    Blaze consumes market, barber shop in Roy; no one injured

    ROY, Utah – Fire crews said a rooftop air conditioning unit is to blame in an early morning fire that claimed two Roy businesses Tuesday. Firefighters from Ogden, Royce City and Riverdale were called to the flames just before 4:30 a.m. near 1780 W. and 5300 S. Officials said the Oriental Market is a total loss and the flames claimed a barber shop, “Fredrick’s Creative Haircuts,” next to it as well. The Oriental Market is a family-owned business that has […]

  • Shawna Smith with Tylee Smith and 2-year-old Blake Smith

    Family of four found dead in Father’s Day murder-suicide

    ROY, Utah – Authorities are investigating after the bodies of a family of four were found in their Roy home overnight. Officers were called to the home near 4750 S. and 2100 W. for what they thought was an assault but found the bodies when they arrived. Police said the person who made the 911 call was inside the house at the time and he is a relative of the family. Authorities said the mother, father and two children were found […]

  • Officer fuel tanker collide murray1

    Officer injured after colliding with fuel tanker in Murray

    MURRAY, Utah – An Unified officer is recovering after he was hit  by a semi truck carrying fuel in Murray Friday morning. Authorities said he was released from the hospital hours later after being treated for minor injuries. Crews said the large amount of fuel in the truck was a concern but it did not spill in the accident near 4500 S. and 500 W. Officers said the officer was driving eastbound and the truck was turning when they collided. […]

  • Bangerter highway fatal auto ped

    UHP IDs woman hit, killed on Bangerter Highway

    SALT LAKE CITY – Parts of the Bangerter Highway were closed Thursday morning after a car hit and killed a woman walking in the roadway. Authorities were called to the southbound lanes of Bangerter near 1700 South at about 4:30 a.m. where the driver hit and killed 34-year-old Lynette Kristina Hill. Officers said it appears Hill, who was a transient, was wearing dark clothing at the time of the accident. The Utah Highway Patrol said it isn’t sure why Hill was […]


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