Simone Francis, ABC4 Utah

Simone Francis

ABC4 Utah

San Antonio, TX, United States

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Past articles by Simone:

SLCPD Chief: Officers used ‘a lot of restraint’ while responding to Inland Port protest

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) – Salt Lake City Police Department released body camera footage from Tuesday’s heated Inland Port protest. → Read More

Elderly woman freed from SUV following crash on I-80

SALT LAKE COUNTY (ABC4 News) - An elderly woman sustained seemingly minor injuries after a crash on Interstate 80 in Parleys Canyon. → Read More

Boy hospitalized with facial injuries after dog attack

BLUFFDALE CITY (ABC4 News) – A 12-year-old boy was taken to the hospital Friday afternoon after police said he was bitten by a dog in his neighborhood. → Read More

Woods Cross police request review of incident after officer draws gun on 10-year-old boy

WOODS CROSS (ABC4 News) – The Woods Police Department asked the Davis County Attorney’s Office to review “what transpired” after an officer drew his gun on a 10-year-old boy last week. → Read More

Boil advisory lifted for most of Elk Ridge City

ELK RIDGE CITY (ABC4 News) – UPDATE: Elk Ridge says the boil advisory has been lifted for most Elk Ridge with the exception of the most southern part of the city. → Read More

Documents: 40-year-old man told teen he would ‘hunt her down’ if she didn’t agree to sex

SALT LAKE COUNTY (ABC4 News) – A Kearns man faces a slew of charges and police said he was sexually involved with a teenage girl and threatened her if she didn’t oblige. → Read More

64-year-old man who robbed bank couldn’t afford medication, police say

ROY (ABC4 News) - A man accused of robbing a bank in Roy did so because he couldn’t afford the medication he needed, police said. → Read More

Odyssey House to hand out Narcan at Downtown Farmers Market

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) – The Salt Lake City Downtown Farmers Market at Pioneer Park opens for the summer season June 8. → Read More

Late Sgt. Cory Wride remembered by carjacking victim and her family

The woman whose car was stolen as part of a crime spree the day Sgt. Cory Wride was killed and Deputy Greg Sherwood was shot is teaching her children the meaning of respect and sacrifice. → Read More

Utah wildlife officials: Doe pronghorn poached in Beaver County

Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is investigating after a pronghorn was found poached west of Minersville. → Read More

Activists disrupt Utah Port Authority Board meeting

Protesters in masks and crying out to be heard-- crowded into the Utah State Capitol Wednesday demanding the end of the proposed inland port. → Read More

Salt Lake City breaks ground on ‘Marmalade Block’ project

A ceremonial groundbreaking was held Wednesday evening for a new mixed-used development project in the West Capitol Hill neighborhood. → Read More

Dozens hospitalized after chlorine exposure at Pleasant Grove pool

PLEASANT GROVE, Utah (ABC4 News) - Dozens of people were hospitalized Tuesday after a pump malfunctioned leading to an excessive amount of chlorine at a Pleasant Grove City pool. → Read More

Police: Passerby intervenes during domestic dispute, shoots man in chest

PROVO, Utah (ABC4 News) – Police are investigating what they are calling a “domestic-related” shooting Monday evening. → Read More

Man pleads guilty to federal charge in connection with Lauren McCluskey murder

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) – A man charged in connection with the gun used to murder University of Utah student Lauren McCluskey pleaded guilty Monday. → Read More

Man pleads guilty to federal charge in connection with Lauren McCluskey murder

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) – A man charged in connection with the gun used to murder University of Utah student Lauren McCluskey pleaded guilty Monday. → Read More

Police: Driver faces attempted homicide charge after girl riding scooter hit

DRAPER, Utah (ABC4 News) – A man faces an attempted homicide charge after police said he struck a child riding a scooter Friday morning. → Read More

Utah State Parks to host world record attempt on Great Salt Lake

GREAT SALT LAKE STATE PARK (ABC4 News) – Utah State Parks wants you to help it make its way into the record books. → Read More

Four women hoisted from slot canyon after hiker activates beacon

GARFIELD COUNTY (ABC4 News) A group of hikers was rescued from a slot canyon in the Escalante area early Monday morning. → Read More

Three overdue hikers rescued from Garfield County slot canyon

GARFIELD COUNTY (ABC4 News) – Crews successfully rescued three hikers from a slot canyon in Garfield County. → Read More