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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. Streets Closed In Bridgeport After Bomb Threat

    Streets Closed In Bridgeport After Bomb Threat

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Streets were closed and schools were placed on lockdown in Bridgeport Friday afternoon after police received a bomb threat on Boston Avenue, according to the Connecticut Post.The bomb threat first came in around 1 p.m.,  in the area of Boston Avenue and Palisades Avenue near St. Ambrose Church, the Connecticut Post reported. The threat prompted police to evacuate ...

  2. Elderly Trumbull Man Nearly Loses $8,500 In 'Grandparent Scam'

    Elderly Trumbull Man Nearly Loses $8,500 In 'Grandparent Scam'

    TRUMBULL, Conn. -- An elderly Trumbull man almost lost $8,500 after scammers convinced him that his grandson had been arrested in Boston, according to police.The Trumbull man received a call on June 1 from a man who claimed to be an officer in the Boston Police Department, telling him that his son was in jail after having been arrested for drunken driving. The caller said the Trumbull ...

  3. Thunderstorms Could Accompany Warm Temps This Weekend In Stratford

    Thunderstorms Could Accompany Warm Temps This Weekend In Stratford

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Residents of Fairfield County will mostly get a preview of what the summer will look like this weekend, with warm weather and sunny skies expected. But there is the possibility of some showers and thunderstorms in the mix as well.Friday is expected to be partly sunny with a high near 77, according to the National Weather Service. Conditions will be mostly dry, ...

  4. Bridgeport Man Awarded $323K In Police Brutality Suit

    Bridgeport Man Awarded $323K In Police Brutality Suit

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- A Bridgeport man was awarded $323,000 in a lawsuit claiming officers used excessive force when arresting him on charges that were later dropped, according to the Connecticut Post.Anibal Diaz, 31, had filed the lawsuit as a result of an arrest that took place in May 2013, according to the Connecticut Post. According to the lawsuit, police arrived at his home while he ...

  5. Investigators Renew Search For Human Remains In Binney Park In Greenwich

    Investigators Renew Search For Human Remains In Binney Park In Greenwich

    GREENWICH, Conn. -- Greenwich Police and other investigators are continuing to search for more materials or remains in Binney Park Thursday morning following the discovery of human remains in late April.On the morning of Wednesday, April 26, Greenwich Town Parks employees were clearing debris from a wooded area of Helen Binney Kitchel Natural Park when they discovered what appeared to ...

  6. Expect Sunny Skies As Temps Rise Into The 80s This Weekend In Stratford

    Expect Sunny Skies As Temps Rise Into The 80s This Weekend In Stratford

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Get your beach gear ready, because Fairfield County is expected to see several days of sunny skies and temperatures in the 80s or higher.Thursday is predicted to be mostly sunny, with a high near 72, according to the National Weather Service. This is slightly below normal highs for this time of year, which are typically in the mid to upper 70s, while lows are ...

  7. Feds: Illinois Man Had Sex With CT Girl He Met Through Chess App

    Feds: Illinois Man Had Sex With CT Girl He Met Through Chess App

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- A 52-year-old man pleaded guilty in a federal court in Bridgeport this week to traveling from Illinois to Connecticut in order to have sex with a 15-year-old girl he met through a chess app.Arturo Castro of Wilmette, Ill., pleaded guilty on Monday to one count of use of an interstate facility to persuade a minor to engage in unlawful sexual activity, according ...

  8. Trump Taps Yale Grad To Head FBI

    Trump Taps Yale Grad To Head FBI

    NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- President Donald Trump may not have nominated former U.S. Sen. Joe Lieberman to head the FBI, but his newly announced pick Christopher Wray has a connection to Connecticut as a graduate of Yale University and Yale Law School.Trump announced on Twitter Wednesday morning that he was going to nominate Wray to replace James Comey, a former Westport resident, as the the ...

  9. Woman Who Sent Death Threats To Sandy Hook Parent Sentenced To Jail

    Woman Who Sent Death Threats To Sandy Hook Parent Sentenced To Jail

    NEWTOWN, Conn. -- A Florida woman charged with sending threats to the parent of a child killed in the Sandy Hook shooting was sentenced to five months in prison on Wednesday, according to the Sun-Sentinel.Lucy Richards, 57, pleaded guilty to transmitting threats in interstate commerce after she sent threats last January to Len Pozner, whose 6-year-old son Noah was killed in the 2012 ...

  10. Search Continues For Man Who Jumped In River Off Bridge In Stratford

    Search Continues For Man Who Jumped In River Off Bridge In Stratford

    Update: Reports that a body had been found were incorrect, and the search continues for a missing man. Click here for the latest story from the Daily Voice.Original story: STRATFORD, Conn. — Crews have recovered the body of a person who may have fallen off the Washington Bridge in Stratford into the Housatonic River on Wednesday, according to the Connecticut Post.First responders had ...

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