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Zak Failla

Urgent News Reporter zfailla@dailyvoice.com

Zak worked as a sports editor at the Shoshone News Press in northern Idaho and as a sports writer at the Ithaca Journal before making his way to The Daily Voice. He is a Long Island native and proud alum of Ithaca College’s Roy H. Park School of Communication. When he’s not bemoaning the Atlanta Braves’ playoff woes, you can probably find him on the phone with his mom.

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  1. Necropsy Info For Dead Dolphin Found In Westchester Released

    Necropsy Info For Dead Dolphin Found In Westchester Released

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - It may take months before an official cause of death is determined, but necropsy information for the dolphin that was found dead in the Hutchinson River near Glover Field in Pelham over the weekend has come in.According to multiple reports, a necropsy performed by the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society has revealed that the dolphin was a sickly, adult female ...

  2. Westchester Accountant Pleads Guilty To $23 Million Tax Fraud Scheme

    Westchester Accountant Pleads Guilty To $23 Million Tax Fraud Scheme

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A Westchester County accountant is facing prison time after pleading guilty to a multi-million dollar tax fraud scheme.On Wednesday, Joon Kim, the acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York announced that 63-year-old Joseph Cervone, who is a certified public accountant based out of White Plains, pleaded guilty to a $23 million scheme ...

  3. Man Apprehended In Peekskill, Cortlandt Supermarket Robberies

    Man Apprehended In Peekskill, Cortlandt Supermarket Robberies

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A man with a previous conviction for selling drugs in Westchester County was arrested at the Watergate Motel in Cortlandt on Wednesday after allegedly robbing grocery stores in Peekskill and Cortlandt.Police confirmed that 50-year-old Calvin Diggs - who was arrested in Peekskill on a felony charge of criminal sale of a controlled substance in 2011 - was taken ...

  4. New Castle's Byram Lake Road Stretch Closing Due To Repairs

    New Castle's Byram Lake Road Stretch Closing Due To Repairs

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - The New Castle Police Department has issued a traffic alert to residents cautioning motorists to avoid Byram Lake Road for up to a month.Police announced that Byram Lake Road, near the intersection of Harriman Road, would be closed beginning on Wednesday, March 29, as local DPW crews make road repairs, which are expected to continue at the site for up to four ...

  5. Woman Threatens To Shoot Victim With Fake Pistol, Yorktown Police Say

    Woman Threatens To Shoot Victim With Fake Pistol, Yorktown Police Say

    YORKTOWN, N.Y. - A 28-year-old woman was arrested in Yorktown over the weekend after allegedly pointing an imitation pistol and threatening to shoot her victim during an argument.At approximately 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 26, officers at the Yorktown Police Department received a complaint involving a handgun, prompting an investigation by law enforcement.
According to police, following ...

  6. Westchester Man Found Guilty Of Assault, Attempted Rape Of Ex-Girlfriend

    Westchester Man Found Guilty Of Assault, Attempted Rape Of Ex-Girlfriend

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A man from Greenburgh was found guilty of attempted rape and assault after attacking his girlfriend in an isolated parking lot in White Plains.Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino Jr. said Tuesday that 32-year-old Juan Sumba Duchi was found guilty of felony counts of first-degree attempted rape, second-degree assault and third-degree assault, ...

  7. New Castle's Byram Lake Road Stretch Closing Due To Repairs

    New Castle's Byram Lake Road Stretch Closing Due To Repairs

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - The New Castle Police Department has issued a traffic alert to residents cautioning motorists to avoid Byram Lake Road for up to a month.Police announced that Byram Lake Road, near the intersection of Harriman Road, would be closed beginning on Wednesday, March 29, as local DPW crews make road repairs, which are expected to continue at the site for up to four ...

  8. Ossining Man Uploaded Obscene Images Of Underage Girls, DA Says

    Ossining Man Uploaded Obscene Images Of Underage Girls, DA Says

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A 30-year-old Ossining man who was released from federal custody in 2015 after being caught with child pornography was arrested on Tuesday after allegedly committing a similar crime over the Internet.Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. said on Tuesday that Isaac Esau Jara is facing felony charges for allegedly uploading obscene images of ...

  9. Westchester Restaurateur Sentenced For Not Paying Minimum Wage, Overtime

    Westchester Restaurateur Sentenced For Not Paying Minimum Wage, Overtime

    A Westchester County restaurant owner has been sentenced to jail time for allegedly not paying thousands of dollars in restitution owed to six former employees in Port Chester.New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said on Tuesday that Elisa Parto, the owner of Elisa’s Food and Plus, Inc. in Port Chester, was sentenced to six months in jail and ordered to pay $26,000 in stolen ...

  10. Westchester Man Arrested On Drug, DWI Charges After Crashing Stolen Car

    Westchester Man Arrested On Drug, DWI Charges After Crashing Stolen Car

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A Scarsdale resident was arrested over the weekend on DWI and drug charges after being involved in a one-vehicle crash with a pickup truck that was reported stolen in White Plains.At approximately 12:45 a.m. on Sunday, March 26, police in Scarsdale were dispatched to the intersection of Ogden and Kent Road, where there was a reported accident. Upon arrival, ...

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