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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. Westchester Woman Facing Grand Larceny Charges For Allegedly Stealing $246K

    Westchester Woman Facing Grand Larceny Charges For Allegedly Stealing $246K

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A woman from Yonkers that worked for a Tarrytown insurance company is facing felony grand larceny charges for allegedly stealing nearly $250,000 over an extended period of time.On Tuesday, 57-year-old Theresa Casey was arraigned in Tarrytown Justice Court, where she was charged with second-degree grand larceny for allegedly stealing approximately $246,000 over ...

  2. Owner Says 'Substantial Doubt' Sears, Kmart Will Stay In Business

    Owner Says 'Substantial Doubt' Sears, Kmart Will Stay In Business

    As their stock prices continue to dip, the corporate owner of Sears and Kmart is questioning whether or not the two chains can continue their traditional brick-and-mortar operating model as shoppers continue to utilize e-commerce services.Sears and Kmart have a combined 10 stores in Westchester, Rockland, Putnam and Dutchess counties.According to multiple reports, on Tuesday, Sears ...

  3. Police Seek Suspect Who Cashed $14K In Forged Westchester Checks

    Police Seek Suspect Who Cashed $14K In Forged Westchester Checks

    State Police at the Somers barracks are seeking the public’s assistance as they search for a suspect in Westchester County wanted in connection a fraud investigation dating back to last year.Police said Wednesday that they are seeking a man that allegedly illegally cashed checks totaling nearly $15,000 from a White Plains business at a bank in Massachusetts.According to police, the ...

  4. Two Steal Thousands In Beauty Products, Yorktown Police Say

    Two Steal Thousands In Beauty Products, Yorktown Police Say

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Two women from Yonkers were arrested in Yorktown for attempting to steal thousands of dollars worth of beauty products from a store at the Jefferson Valley Mall.On Wednesday, the Yorktown Police Department announced that of 28-year-old Destiny Charnay Hudson and 26-year-old Lawren Turner Jackson are facing felony grand larceny charges for helping to steal ...

  5. Beware, Westchester: IRS Issues Alert On Tax Scams

    Beware, Westchester: IRS Issues Alert On Tax Scams

    “If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is,” the IRS cautioned this week as they warn residents to be on alert for scammers as tax season approaches.According to the IRS, in recent years, thousands of people have lost millions of dollars and their personal information to tax scams and fake IRS communication. This week, the IRS issued an alert, warning of several tax scams and ...

  6. Westchester's Preet Bharara Makes Quick Career Move After Eyeing TV Gigs

    Westchester's Preet Bharara Makes Quick Career Move After Eyeing TV Gigs

    After mulling his career options following his dismissal by President Donald Trump, former United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara has determined his next career choice.On Tuesday, Bharara, who lives in Westchester, was named as a distinguished scholar in residence at the NYU School of Law. He takes over his new position beginning on April 1. He heads ...

  7. Yonkers Woman Arrested For DWI With BAC More Than Double Legal Limit

    Yonkers Woman Arrested For DWI With BAC More Than Double Legal Limit

    A woman from Westchester was arrested in Orange County over the weekend after being busted with a blood-alcohol content more than double the legal limit following a traffic stop on I-87. At approximately 2:45 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, state police pulled over 33-year-old Morgan Walsh of Yonkers for a traffic violation on I-87. During the subsequent traffic stop, troopers determined ...

  8. One-Vehicle Crash Into Utility Pole In Scarsdale Leads To DWI Charges

    One-Vehicle Crash Into Utility Pole In Scarsdale Leads To DWI Charges

    SCARSDALE, N.Y. - A man from New Jersey was arrested in Scarsdale after driving his truck into a utility pole with a blood alcohol content more than double the legal limit.Shortly before midnight on Wednesday, March 15, police were dispatched to Mamaroneck Road, where there was a reported one vehicle accident. Upon arrival, officers spotted a Ford Ranger at rest facing westbound on ...

  9. Woman, 32, Busted For DWI, Cocaine Possession In Scarsdale

    Woman, 32, Busted For DWI, Cocaine Possession In Scarsdale

    SCARSDALE, N.Y. - A 32-year-old Hartsdale woman was arrested in possession of cocaine while drinking and driving in Scarsdale over the weekend.At approximately 4:15 a.m. on Sunday, March 19, officers were conducting traffic enforcement on Post Road in Scarsdale when they spotted a Ford Focus crossing over the pavement markings, prompting a traffic stop.During the subsequent stop, the ...

  10. Suspect Pleads Guilty To Murdering Cyclist In Mount Vernon

    Suspect Pleads Guilty To Murdering Cyclist In Mount Vernon

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A 35-year-old man is facing an indeterminate sentence in prison after pleading guilty to murdering a cyclist in Mount Vernon last year.On Monday, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino announced that Bobby Jackson of Manhattan pleaded guilty to charges of second-degree murder, criminal possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment for his ...

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