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
  • South Salt Lake Police identify suspect, victim in fatal domestic violence stabbing

    SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah — Police say a man stabbed his girlfriend to death in a domestic violence incident in South Salt Lake and then turned himself in at a local hospital Tuesday morning. South Salt Lake Police spokesman Gary Keller had identified the victim as 26-year-old Ashley Vigil of Salt Lake City. Keller said the suspect is 24-year-old Angelo Terry Kirstine. He said the stabbing happened near 820 W. and 3900 S. at the Eight20 Apartments. Keller said two […]

  • Army recruiter speaks on helping victim in Fashion Place Mall shooting

    MURRAY, Utah — Marshall Vanhook, his wife and daughter were at Fashion Place Mall on Sunday afternoon when shots rang out around 1:30. Vanhook and his family were there to get the girl’s ears pierced for her fourth birthday when the shots were fired. As others tried to get away from the area where the shooting occurred, Vanhook was one of the few people who ran toward the danger, to see what they could do to help. After making sure […]

  • Wanted with Scott McKane: Stolen credit card use, serial bank robber and other crimes

    This week’s Wanted starts with a suspect wanted out of Cottonwood Heights, for attempting to use stolen credit cards at a Home Depot. Anyone who recognizes the suspect was asked to call police at (801) 944-7100. Police in Orem are looking for a male suspect who allegedly has been stealing from vending machines at local schools. Anyone with information can call (801) 229-7070. The FBI in Salt Lake City released photos of a man who investigators say has robbed seven banks in […]

  • Viewing on Friday, funeral services on Saturday for fallen Provo Officer Joseph Shinners

    OREM, Utah — This has been an incredibly difficult week for many folks here in Utah County. First and foremost, for the family and friends of Master Officer Joe Shinners, but also for the law-enforcement community. Officers from Provo, Utah and Salt Lake counties are preparing for Saturday’s funeral and burial. One week after Shinners was gunned down in the line of duty in Orem, his funeral will take place at Utah Valley University. A large crowd is expected and officials […]

  • Man in critical condition after drive-by shooting at apartments in Taylorsville

    TAYLORSVILLE, Utah — Police are searching for the shooter after a man suffered critical injuries in a drive-by at an apartment complex. Officers responded to the area near 1140 West and 3900 South around 10:30 p.m. Thursday and found a 19-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his leg. A neighbor had rendered some medical assistance before emergency responders arrived on scene, and the man was taken to a hospital. Lt. Manfred Lassig of the Unified Police Department said the man […]

  • Man wanted for smuggling marijuana in Texas captured in Utah after 20 years as a fugitive

    MIDVALE, Utah — A fugitive who skipped out on a prison sentence in Texas and eluded authorities for 20 years was arrested in Utah Wednesday night. US Marshals captured Juan Valdez-Valenzuela around 9 p.m. Wednesday after deputies in Texas working his case contacted Utah authorities with a tip. Investigators say Valdez-Valenzuela brought 350 pounds of marijuana across the border into El Paso, Texas. They said the marijuana was stashed inside propane bottles and the man was smuggling for a cartel. […]

  • Man who evaded SWAT response in South Salt Lake turns himself in after calling his mother

    SOUTH SALT LAKE —A man who evaded police after a SWAT response in South Salt Lake Wednesday night turned himself into police after a conversation with his mother. Gary Keller, an Executive Officer for South Salt Lake Police, confirms 52-year-old James Doyle McCormick was arrested after he surrendered himself to Murray Police around 1:30 a.m. Thursday. McCormick was booked into Salt Lake County Jail on an existing charge for aggravated domestic violence. Charging documents indicate he stomped on his girlfriend’s […]

  • Several guns stolen from North Salt Lake home, police say

    NORTH SALT LAKE, Utah — Detectives in North Salt Lake are investigating after nine guns were stolen from a garage. The robbery happened Saturday morning around 6:45 a.m. “It was an opportunistic crime where they found cars unlocked. They went into one vehicle and took a checkbook. Went to the vehicle immediately to the east of that vehicle, got in there,  and were able to find a garage door opener. [They] opened the garage door and the nine firearms were […]

  • Police pursuit ends in Millcreek when suspect breaks leg in fall down stairway

    MILLCREEK, Utah — Several unexpected steps were the downfall of a man attempting to run from police after crashing a stolen car in Millcreek. The suspected car thief is in custody after crashing a stolen car, fleeing on foot and falling down a set of stairs—suffering a broken leg. The chase began around 11:30 p.m. Monday near 3100 South and 4400 West in West Valley City when detectives spotted a vehicle that was reported stolen on Sunday. In that case […]

  • ‘No words to express the dismay’: Utah mourns Provo officer shot, killed by fugitive

    PROVO, Utah — Flags surround City Hall in Provo as Utah mourns the death of officer Joseph Shinners, and flags across the state are at half-staff until his funeral.  Provo Police have also planned a public candlelight vigil in Shinners’ honor. That event will be held Wednesday at 7 p.m. at 48 South and 300 West. Shinners was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a fugitive behind a store in Orem Saturday night.  While few details about the encounter […]

  • Crews extinguish attic fire in Salt Lake City

    SALT LAKE CITY — About 20 firefighters from Salt Lake and South Salt Lake extinguished a fire in an attic Monday morning. Salt Lake City Fire first tweeted about the fire around 7:30 a.m., saying the blaze was focused in the attic of a home near 600 East Redondo Avenue (near 1995 South). The fire was out by about 8 a.m., and photos show the response at the home. Three people who were inside the structure made it out safely […]

  • Wanted with Scott McKane: From burglaries in Layton and Murray to a grocery store theft in Davis County

    We begin this week’s “Wanted” with a look at a burglary in Layton. The burglars did a bad job of covering their faces, so if you recognize any of them, call Layton Police at 801-497-8300. This woman is accused of going on a big shopping spree at a Smith’s Food and Drug in Davis County, without paying on her way out. If you recognize her, call the Davis County Sheriff’s Office at 801-451-4150. This man is accused of carrying out […]