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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. Silver Alert Issued For 65-Year-Old Trumbull Woman Missing For A Week

    Silver Alert Issued For 65-Year-Old Trumbull Woman Missing For A Week

    TRUMBULL, Conn. — Trumbull Police issued a Silver Alert Tuesday for a 65-year-old woman, who has been missing for about a week.Police said Beverly Bisch, who lives in Stern Village in Trumbull, was last seen at about 7 a.m. on Tuesday, August 8 at the Bridgeport Railroad Station where she was dropped off there by a friend. Bisch said that she intended to visit an friend in New York ...

  2. Paving To Impact Traffic On Maple Avenue In Bethel

    Paving To Impact Traffic On Maple Avenue In Bethel

    BETHEL, Conn. -- A section of Maple Avenue in Bethel will be closed during the day this week due to road work.The road will be closed to through traffic from the intersection of Maple Avenue Extension and Plumtrees Road to Main Street for surface milling and paving. The closures will be daily from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The work is scheduled to being Tuesday afternoon and continue through ...

  3. Danbury Firefighters Rescue Lost Family Of Hikers In Tarrywile Park

    Danbury Firefighters Rescue Lost Family Of Hikers In Tarrywile Park

    DANBURY, Conn. -- The Danbury Fire Department located and rescued a family of four that got lost in the woods in Tarrywile Park on Monday night.The 911 center received a call from a 15-year-old at 8:43 p.m. Monday, reporting that the family was lost in the woods. Danbury Fire and EMS units were dispatched to conduct a land search, while a command post was set up at the entrance to the ...

  4. Traffic Alert: State Starts Milling On Route 39 In New Fairfield This Week

    Traffic Alert: State Starts Milling On Route 39 In New Fairfield This Week

    NEW FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- The state Department of Transportation will begin milling Route 39 in New Fairfield from the center of town to Danbury.Work will be conducted overnight, from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  5. Bridgeport Man Pleads Guilty To Supplying Heroin In Fatal Monroe Overdose

    Bridgeport Man Pleads Guilty To Supplying Heroin In Fatal Monroe Overdose

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- A Bridgeport man pleaded guilty to selling heroin to a man who died later of an overdose in Monroe.Careem Bentley, also known as "C-Lows," 34, of Bridgeport, pleaded guilty Monday in New Haven federal court to one count of distribution of heroin, according to Deirdre M. Daly, U.S. Attorney for Connecticut.According to court documents, on Nov. 23, 2016, ...

  6. Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Car In Norwalk

    Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Car In Norwalk

    NORWALK, Conn. — A 49-year-old man was hit and killed by a car on Main Street in Norwalk on Saturday, according to the Hour.Police told the Hour that Willia Padilla-Rivera of Stamford was walking in the area of 205 Main St. when he was hit by a car traveling southbound. Padilla-Rivera was taken to Norwalk Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries, the Hour reported.The driver stopped ...

  7. Warm, Clear Weather Expected For Most Of The Week In Newtown

    Warm, Clear Weather Expected For Most Of The Week In Newtown

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Fairfield County can expect a warm, mostly clear week of weather, though there are a few spots when rain or storms may be possible.Monday is expected to be partly sunny, with a high near 82, according to the National Weather Service. There will be a light and variable wind that will become a south wind of 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Tonight there is a 20 ...

  8. Norwalk Man Charged With Manslaughter After Fatal Overdose

    Norwalk Man Charged With Manslaughter After Fatal Overdose

    NORWALK, Conn. -- An accused Norwalk drug dealer has been charged with manslaughter following the overdose death of a man in Norwalk on July 22, according to police.The fatal overdose was one of seven overdoses reported in Norwalk on July 22, all involving crack cocaine laced with Fentanyl, police said. When police responded to an overdose at 28 Quaker Road, they found a male identified ...

  9. Accused Dealer Charged With Assault After Norwalk Overdose

    Accused Dealer Charged With Assault After Norwalk Overdose

    NORWALK, Conn. -- A Waterbury man who was charged last month with selling Fentanyl-laced crack is now facing assault charges in connection with one of seven heroin overdoses that occurred in a single day in Norwalk in July, police said.Derrick Wiggins, 43, had been arrested on Monday, July 24 in an undercover bust where police said he had crack cocaine laced with Fentanyl, a powerful ...

  10. Connecticut Among The Strictest States When It Comes To DUI Arrests

    Connecticut Among The Strictest States When It Comes To DUI Arrests

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Drunk driving is estimated to result in about 10,000 deaths, one million arrests and $44 billion in economic damage each year, and Connecticut is one of the strictest states when it comes to addressing driving under the influence, according to a new study.The personal finance website WalletHub compared penalties from all 50 states and the District of Columbia ...

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