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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. A graduate of Ithaca College's Roy H. Park School of Communication, he is a self-proclaimed cat and juggling enthusiast. 

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  1. Eight Dirt Bikers Arrested After Frightening Drivers On, Off I-95 Stretch

    Eight Dirt Bikers Arrested After Frightening Drivers On, Off I-95 Stretch

    As dirt bike, quad and motorcycle riders continue frightening motorists on a stretch of I-95 and other busy Connecticut roads, local law enforcement agencies are cracking down.At least eight dirt bike riders were arrested and a dozen vehicles seized by police in New Haven this week, according to WTNH News 8. The arrests come days after riders blocked traffic and surrounded several ...

  2. Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty To Having Hundreds Of Grams Of Fentanyl With Child In Backseat Of Car

    Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty To Having Hundreds Of Grams Of Fentanyl With Child In Backseat Of Car

    A drug dealer who was busted with hundreds of grams of fentanyl during a traffic stop in Connecticut with his child in the backseat has admitted to trafficking drugs in the area.Juan “Money” Hazard, of Cranston, Rhode Island, pleaded guilty this week in New Haven federal court to one count of possession with intent to distribute 40 or more grams of fentanyl.In April last year, Hazard ...

  3. Alleged Drug Dealer Nabbed After Monthlong Narcotics Investigation In Norwalk

    Alleged Drug Dealer Nabbed After Monthlong Narcotics Investigation In Norwalk

    An alleged drug dealer was taken into custody by police in Norwalk following a monthlong investigation into narcotics sales in the area.Members of the Norwalk Police Department Special Services Division executed several warrants regarding Edwin Mondragon, who was arrested outside his Fort Point Street residence on Thursday, Sept. 20.Police said that the arrest came as a result of a ...

  4. Two Charged With Cashing Over $60,000 In Stolen Postal Money Orders

    Two Charged With Cashing Over $60,000 In Stolen Postal Money Orders

    A former United States Postal Service employee and a co-conspirator are facing prison time after allegedly stealing more than $60,000 in postal money orders in Connecticut.John Durham, the United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that former USPS employee Michelle Barbeau, of Brooklyn, and James Lebel were arrested this week for offenses related to the theft of ...

  5. Greenwich Man Charged In $300K Investment Fraud Scheme

    Greenwich Man Charged In $300K Investment Fraud Scheme

    A Fairfield County man has been indicted on charges that he scammed an acquaintance out of nearly $300,000 by offering a non-existent business proposal, then taking and using the provided funds for personal expenses.A federal grand jury in New Haven returned an indictment charging Greenwich resident Leonid “Lenny” Pollak, 58, with federal offenses related to an investment fraud scheme, ...

  6. Fire Risk Leads To Recall Of More Than 200K Nissan Cars, SUVs

    Fire Risk Leads To Recall Of More Than 200K Nissan Cars, SUVs

    Nissan is recalling more than 200,00 vehicles that could get a little too hot to handle.Nissan announced the recall of 215,000 vehicles that may have anti-lock brake problems that may prompt actuator pumps to leak brake fluid onto internal circuit boards, causing fires. The recall is similar to one in 2016.The recall comes after Nissan received a complaint in January about an ...

  7. Woman, 27, With Three Active Warrants Threatens To Blow Up Schick Factory,  Police Say

    Woman, 27, With Three Active Warrants Threatens To Blow Up Schick Factory, Police Say

    A 27-year-old woman with multiple active warrants for her arrest is being held on $105,000 after allegedly threatening to blow up the Schick razor factor on Wednesday night, police said.Police officers were dispatched to the factory on Leighton Road in Milford at approximately 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 19, where there was The investigation into the incident determined that Hartford ...

  8. Business Owner Sentenced In Bridgeport Court For Scheme To Export Goods To Pakistan

    Business Owner Sentenced In Bridgeport Court For Scheme To Export Goods To Pakistan

    A man has been sentenced for his role in a four-year scheme with his family to purchase goods controlled under the Export Administration Regulations and exporting them to Pakistan for military uses.Imran Khan, 44, of New Haven, was sentenced to three years of probation -  the first six of which must be served in home confinement - in Bridgeport Federal Court this week for violating ...

  9. Convicted Felon Admits To Using Forged CT ID At Four Banks In One Day

    Convicted Felon Admits To Using Forged CT ID At Four Banks In One Day

    A 55-year-old convicted felon who attempted to steal a Connecticut man’s identity at multiple Westchester County banks has admitted to his crimes.Jose Cabrera has pleaded guilty to one count of criminal possession of a forged instrument, a felony, after he went to banks in Mount Vernon, Yonkers, Ossining and Thornwood with a forged Connecticut driver’s license and attempted to take out ...

  10. Popular Restaurant & Motel, A Stratford Staple For Six Decades, Closes

    Popular Restaurant & Motel, A Stratford Staple For Six Decades, Closes

    Stratford is in shock after Marnicks and the Rodeway Inn, both beachside staples, abruptly closed its doors without warning after being sold by its owner.Marnicks, which has been a popular motel and restaurant destination at the Stratford Sea Wall for more than six decades, officially closed over the weekend, as the owner reportedly sold the location to an undisclosed buyer. The sale ...

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