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Pat Reavy
Pat is a veteran police and courts reporter for the Deseret News and KSL and has covered some of the biggest stories in Utah for the past two decades. He is a graduate of Michigan State University with a BA in journalism.

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More than $1 million worth of heroin and cocaine were seized Wednesday night from suspected drug traffickers in vehicles with sophisticated hiding areas, according to Unified police.
A man who police say held his girlfriend's father hostage for more than five hours earlier this week was charged Thursday in two separate cases.
Police say a brazen group of burglars has been breaking into U.S. Postal Service trucks and stealing mail while postal workers are outside delivering mail.
Lehi High School softball coach Carla Grow died Wednesday, three days after being shocked by a nearby lightning strike in Lehi.
The Quail Hollow Fire was 100 percent contained by 7 p.m. Wednesday, the Unified Fire Authority said.
Blake Burningham, 24, died after he was allegedly punched by his girlfriend's brother, Cole Pedersen, on Saturday and went into cardiac arrest. Burningham's mother now wants Pedersen charged with murder.
A 66-year-old South Salt Lake man was duct-taped to his wheelchair while two armed men stole nearly everything in his home, according to police.
A shot was accidentally fired through a window of the Utah County Attorney's Office last week.
Unified police detectives now believe the deaths of two Magna residents whose bodies were found within two days of each other are connected.
Two people were killed in a head-on collision between a school bus and a pickup truck Tuesday afternoon.