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.
May 17, 2019 2:20 pm MDTBody camera video released of shoplifter who died following parking lot fight in Utah A man suspected of shoplifting from a downtown hardware store and getting into a fight with employees was unresponsive and had no pulse by the time police arrived, according to Salt Lake City police.
May 16, 2019 9:50 pm MDTPolice focused missing Utah teen case on parents Court documents show that St. George police have been looking into whether Macin Smith, who disappeared nearly 4 years ago, was murdered and whether his parents had anything to do with it. The parents say investigative actions will only clear their names.
May 16, 2019 5:59 pm MDTFamily sues Utah officer who shot 19-year-old twice in the back Police say Zane Anthony James, 19, robbed two stores at gunpoint. He crashed his motorcycle as Cottonwood Heights police officer Casey Davies pursued him, and was shot twice in the back while running away from the officer.