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Casey Donahue

Assistant Managing Editor cdonahue@dailyvoice.com

Originally from Pennsylvania, Casey graduated from Fairfield University with a major in journalism and a minor in political science. He has covered several towns in Fairfield County since 2010. 

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  1. Three Rescuers Pull Teen Driver From Water After Jeep Plunges Into Pond

    Three Rescuers Pull Teen Driver From Water After Jeep Plunges Into Pond

    DANBURY, Conn. — An off-duty Danbury police officer and two passersby acted quickly to rescue a 17-year-old girl who was trapped in a Jeep that plunged into a pond on Tuesday morning.At around 7 a.m. Tuesday, June 20, Detective Sgt. Adam Marcus came upon the accident that had just occurred in the area of 65 Ball Pond Road. He was joined in the rescue by two motorists, identified as ...

  2. Danbury Police Make Drug Bust In Housing Complex Next Door To Station

    Danbury Police Make Drug Bust In Housing Complex Next Door To Station

    DANBURY, Conn. -- A woman tried to hide drugs in her bra as police moved in on the man she bought them from in a bust of a couple dealing heroin out of their apartment in the Laurel Gardens housing complex, according to police.Danbury Police launched an investigation into 24-year-old Denzel Wilkins and 25-year-old Tiffany Ortiz after receiving complaints that the two were dealing drugs ...

  3. Man Arrested In Trumbull Assault, Abduction Had Sexual Assault Conviction

    Man Arrested In Trumbull Assault, Abduction Had Sexual Assault Conviction

    TRUMBULL, Conn. — A Stratford man accused of abducting his ex-girlfriend and viciously assaulting her was on probation for sexually assaulting a minor and had not registered as a sex offender, according to the Connecticut Post.Police said 24-year-old David Gonzalez went to Trumbull on June 11 to help his ex-girlfriend, whose car had broken down on Quarry Road. When he arrived and saw ...

  4. Tropical Depression Cindy To Cause Rain, Storms In Newtown

    Tropical Depression Cindy To Cause Rain, Storms In Newtown

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- The sunny skies and comfortable temperatures that Fairfield County enjoyed the past couple days will give way to rain and storms heading into the weekend thanks to downpours associated with Tropical Depression Cindy."Cindy will continue to move northward into Thursday evening before a curve to the Northeast occurs on Thursday night and Friday," ...

  5. Bridgeport Bus Driver Charged With Sexually Assaulting 11-Year-Old Girl

    Bridgeport Bus Driver Charged With Sexually Assaulting 11-Year-Old Girl

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- A Bridgeport bus driver was charged Wednesday with sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl earlier this year, according to state police.On Feb. 28, State Police Detectives with Western District Major Crime launched an investigation after receiving a complaint of sexual contact between the girl and a bus driver for Connecticut Transportation Solutions. According to ...

  6. Newtown Rep. Sredzinski Wins '40 Under 40' Award

    Newtown Rep. Sredzinski Wins '40 Under 40' Award

    STRATFORD, Conn. – State Rep. JP Sredzinski has recently honored by the Fairfield County Business Journal as a "40 Under 40" award winner in the Fairfield County business community in a ceremony held in Stamford this week.Sredzinski represents the 112th District, covering parts of Newtown and Monroe. He is also the Public Safety Dispatch Supervisor for the town of ...

  7. Stratford Man Abducted, Assaulted Ex In Trumbull, Police Say

    Stratford Man Abducted, Assaulted Ex In Trumbull, Police Say

    TRUMBULL, Conn. — A Stratford man was arrested Wednesday after police said he abducted his ex-girlfriend in Trumbull and proceeded to punch and strangle her in his car before eventually abandoning her in Bridgeport.A 21-year-old woman reported that on June 11 her car had broken down on Quarry Road in Trumbull, and she called her ex-boyfriend, 24-year-old David Gonzalez of Stratford, to ...

  8. Sunny Skies Today Ahead Of Showers And Storms In Newtown

    Sunny Skies Today Ahead Of Showers And Storms In Newtown

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- A pleasant and sunny Thursday could lead to some wet weather and storms heading into the weekend in Fairfield County.Thursday is expected to be sunny, with a high near 80, according to the National Weather Service. A light and variable wind will become a southwest wind of 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Thursday night is expected to see isolated showers after 2 ...

  9. Shooting Of 15-Year-Old Leads Cops To Drugs, Guns, Cash In Ridgefield Home

    Shooting Of 15-Year-Old Leads Cops To Drugs, Guns, Cash In Ridgefield Home

    RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- An investigation into the shooting of a 15-year-old who was trying to steal a car in Ridgefield turned up several pounds of marijuana as well as guns and pills in the home of a Danbury restaurant owner, according to the News Times.Police responded to a home on Hulda Lane in Ridgefield on June 5 when the homeowner reported that a group of teens had tried to steal his ...

  10. Wilton Police Seek Graffiti Artist Who Vandalized Town Center

    Wilton Police Seek Graffiti Artist Who Vandalized Town Center

    WILTON, Conn. -- Wilton Police are seeking the person or persons responsible for graffiti found at several locations in the Town Center.Nearly all the instances of graffiti police identified depict the letter "A" in a circle, commonly recognized as the symbol for anarchy, though one example spray painted on a sign appears to be the word "DIE."The graffiti was found ...

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