SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) – A review board finds a Salt Lake officer who shot and killed a dog inside its own backyard was justified. Both the police chief and so the dog's owner are speaking out about it. On Friday, ABC 4 Utah spoke to both them. For weeks the death of a 3 year old Wiemaraner
PROVO, Utah (ABC 4 Sports) - After the first practice of fall training camp, BYU starting running back Jamaal Williams announced that he will be suspended for the season opener August 29th against Connecticut. "Most definitely I am," Williams said. "But then I'll come back for the Texas game." Already on thin ice for an underage drinking arrest in February,
MOAB (ABC4 News) - Extreme rope swinging or "arch swinging" at places like Corona Arch are reaching new extremes - and reaching millions of viewers on You Tube - but they soon may be reaching the end of their rope. The federal government is considering outlawing the activity. "Right now our agency is considering a two year temporary restriction on
CACHE COUNTY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – Emergency crews responded to an ATV crash early Friday evening. A 45-year-old man was 4-wheeling with some friends about three miles up Millville Canyon when he rolled his ATV. It happened around 5:30 p.m. He suffered a broken arm and cut on his leg. Life Flight responded to ensure the man could get
TAYLORSVILLE (ABC4 News) - A man was shot and wounded by Salt Lake Unified Police officers in the driveway of his Mother's house Friday morning, according to UPD Detective Jared Richardson. 31 year Jared Rosskelley was listed in serious condition at Intermountain Medical Center as of Friday afternoon. Det. Richardson told ABC4 News that the call came in as an
Due to the outbreak of the Ebola virus, all missionaries serving in of Sierra Leone and Liberia will be transferred out of these countries and re-assigned to other missions. "Ensuring the health and safety of our missionaries is our top priority," the Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints said in a statement released Friday. The Church says in recent weeks
SANTAQUIN, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Crews battled a few brush fires Friday evening in Utah County. Northbound lanes of Interstate 15 were closed so firefighters could work to put out the fires. At least one lane was open by 8:30 p.m.
WEST DESERT, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – The Utah National Guard is training Apache crews for their wartime missions, but they may not be able to for much longer. It is basically a flying tank. The AH-64 Apache is the Army's primary attack helicopter. It is designed to do massive damage and can zero in on small targets at any
Some budding little entrepreneurs showcased what they learned in business camp Friday. The students ranging in ages 6 to 9 spent the past week in the Moose Business Academy camp creating a company, naming it, determining a product to sell, working on budgeting and production, as well as creating a marketing campaign. They're offering three gourmet flavors plus packaging that's
BEAVER, Utah- (ABC 4 Utah) – Utah counties are teaming up and making a pitch to the state about taking on a bigger corrections role. At the Beaver County Jail there are 400 inmates, 360 from the state. The Utah Association of Counties (UAC) endorses this model as the state considers relocating the Draper prison. They say relying on rural
HURRICANE, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Baby was left in a vehicle and found unresponsive and not breathing Friday afternoon. Just after 1 p.m. officers and EMS personnel from Hurricane City were dispatched to an 11-month-old infant left in vehicle. Several officers responded to the incident in the area of 50 E 480 N. When they arrived found the baby
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Did you know women are responsible for 80 percent of all purchases yet women only make up 3-percent of the group that creates the ads that influence them to shop? That’s the focus of the 3-Percent Conference . It came through Salt Lake this evening. Advertising legend Kat Gordon is the president.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah)- For some Utahns, Gaza feels like millions of miles away. But two men argue that the conflict spurs emotions like fear and anxiety for people across the Beehive State. “As Americans, we all want there to be peace. We all want the Middle East to resemble the Midwest,” said Jewish American Ron Zamir.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - ABC 4 Utah Viewer Appreciation Day will be on August 4th. That means ABC 4 Utah fans will get $4 off the price of all admission for children, adults, and seniors. Take this opportunity to check out the new African Savanna Exhibit, featuring lions, giraffe, ostrich, and zebra. You can get your coupon
TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - A man was shot and wounded by Salt Lake Unified Police officers in the driveway of his Mother's house Friday morning, according to UPD Detective Jared Richardson. Jared Rosskelley, 31, was listed in serious condition at Intermountain Medical Center as of Friday afternoon. Det. Richardson told ABC4 News that the call came in as
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - Salt Lake City police have concluded an Internal Affairs investigation into the shooting of Geist the dog and found the officer acted within policy. The internal review found the officer "reasonably believed that deadly force was necessary to prevent death or serious bodily injury to himself from a dangerous animal". A complaint filed by
OLYMPUS COVE, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - A fight between a father and son turned deadly. “When I came out from my run I realized it was right down the street. Of course I knew exactly who it was when I got to a point I could see whose house the news crews were at,” said Barbara Bruno, neighbor. Police
UPDATE: Salt Lake City police located David Evans who had been missing from Magna since Thursday afternoon. He appears to be in good condition. MAGNA, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Unified Police say a 58-year-old man with diminished mental capacity went missing around 2:30 PM Thursday afternoon. David Evans left his home after a caretaker checked up on him and
TAYLORSVILLE, UTAH (ABC 4 UTAH) - Troopers are looking for a black or dark green truck this morning after it caused an accident on Interstate 215 late Thursday night. Two children were taken to a hospital after the accident. One of them is in critical condition. Troopers said this is a serious accident that could have gone better if
(SALT LAKE CITY - ABC 4 Utah) - In the first six months of 2014, 67 unaccompanied immigrant minors were placed with families in the state of Utah, according to a recent report. The report released by the Office of Refugee Resettlement states that 30,340 minors who arrived at the southern U.S. border were placed nationally between January 1st and
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Sports) - John Buck has had one of the most successful major league careers of any player to ever come out of Utah. The 34-year-old Taylorsville High grad has played 10 seasons, over 1,085 career games, hit 134 home runs, and he was a 2010 All-Star. Buck played with six teams in the Majors, but after
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) – Congress is now suing President Obama. Republicans who control the House of Representatives are upset over how the President handled the Affordable Care Act, so they've approved a plan to file lawsuit against him, and that includes Republicans in Utah. "The Yea's are 225, the Nay's are 201, the Resolution is adopted,” said
DEAD HORSE POINT STATE PARK , Utah (ABC4 - Utah) Good 4 Utah is celebrating Utah’s diverse and unique geologic history this summer. Kylie Bearse and photographer Gus Seashore are traveling to Utah’s famous landmarks, and a few spots you may not have known about, to learn more about our state’s geology. The only water in sight at Dead Horse Point State Park is
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - The Salt Lake City Police Department is offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of serial robbery suspect Marshall James Roberts. Detectives say they have positively identified Roberts as the suspect in the following cases: ·SLC: Health Care Credit Union, 769 E. South Temple, 11:15 a.m. Friday, July 25, 2014
ST. GEORGE, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – A woman robbed a bank and lead police on a high speed chase Thursday evening. Police say a woman, walked into the U.S. Bank in the area of 700 S. Bluff St. in St. George and handed the teller a note demanding money. The suspect never pulled out a weapon nor did she
WASHINGTON (ABC 4 Utah) - Are they pushing to protect Utah lands? Or just being pushy in our state? More than a dozen U.S. senators have urged President Obama to create a new national monument in Utah. The proposal outlines a greater Canyonlands National Monument turning almost 2 million acres into federal land. That means the vast views you see
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - If you love music and a fun gathering then check out U92’s Summer Jam. Summer Jam 2014 Info: August 15th, 2014 Gates open at 3:00PM - Check back here for additional details week of show. An All Ages Event! Utah State Fair Park, 155 N 1000 W, Salt Lake City Line Up: T.I.
WASHINGTON (ABC 4 Utah) - Thursday the U.S. House of Representatives is adjourning for five weeks, but not before lawmakers passed a measure to sue President Obama. Wednesday House Republicans approved the plan to file a lawsuit against the president for how he's carried out the Affordable Care Act. Republicans claim President Obama violated the constitution by enforcing some elements
SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Mayor Ben McAdams and County Treasurer Wayne Cushing announced property tax relief options for the low-income and elderly. Treasurer Cushing says eligible citizens must act now to apply for property tax relief before the September 1 deadline. "We have staff ready and waiting to help those eligible fill out the necessary forms
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - Police are crediting a store manager for helping foil an aggravated robbery Thursday. Normally, police don't like the public to get involved when a crime is being committed. But in this case, they're praising the store manager who got involved but police say he did it safely. Store manager Scott quick is the