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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. 

Zak Failla's Contributions

  1. New Charges In Woman's Fatal Shooting That Caused School Lockdowns

    New Charges In Woman's Fatal Shooting That Caused School Lockdowns

    A 28-year-old man recently caught after fleeing by Port Authority police attempting to board a bus to Delaware is facing life in prison following his arraignment for murder in connection to the shooting of a woman in a Tarrytown housing complex that led to numerous school lockdowns in Westchester.Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. announced the arraignment of ...

  2. TV Director From Northern Westchester Admits To Spying On Nanny With Camera

    TV Director From Northern Westchester Admits To Spying On Nanny With Camera

    A former television director has pleaded guilty to spying on his teenage nanny in his Westchester home.Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. announced on Tuesday that Daniel Switzen, who worked at CNBC and who was arrested in November, has pleaded guilty to a felony count of second-degree unlawful surveillance for the incident.Switzen pleaded guilty to placing a ...

  3. Woman Charged With DWI After Hit-Run Crash In Yorktown

    Woman Charged With DWI After Hit-Run Crash In Yorktown

    A woman wrestled with police in Northern Westchester after allegedly drinking, driving, being involved in a hit-and-run crash and attempting to flee the scene before being busted.Officers from the Yorktown Police Department were dispatched to Crompond Road shortly before 4:15 p.m. on April 26, where there was a report of a crash, where a driver left the scene after causing property ...

  4. Wanted: Police Seek Help In Locating Cortlandt Robbery Suspect

    Wanted: Police Seek Help In Locating Cortlandt Robbery Suspect

    Do you know him?New York State Police investigators are seeking the public’s assistance in tracking down a suspect caught on camera robbing a gas station with a knife in Cortlandt.The Bureau of Criminal Investigation from the Cortlandt barracks released surveillance photos on Monday of a suspect implicated in a robbery that took place at approximately 11:50 p.m. on Wednesday, April 25 ...

  5. Man Fatally Shot In Broad Daylight In Westchester

    Man Fatally Shot In Broad Daylight In Westchester

    Police are investigating the fatal mid-day shooting of a man in Westchester.Officials confirmed the death of a 37-year-old man who was shot and killed at approximately 3:30 p.m. on Monday afternoon in Mount Vernon in a brazen shooting outside of a local home in broad daylight, leading to the closure of Union Avenue for a stretch on Monday afternoon as police investigated the ...

  6. Gasoline Demand Hits Record Highs As Pump Prices Surge

    Gasoline Demand Hits Record Highs As Pump Prices Surge

    Gasoline demand has hit an all-time high, as prices at the pump continue to rise to the highest point since a peak in the summer of 2015.According to the Energy Information Administration, at month's end, gasoline demand was at 9.857 million barrels a day, the highest level ever recorded in April.This past week, Connecticut (10 cents), New Jersey (10 cents) and New York (seven cents) ...

  7. Man Caught With Crack Cocaine In Stop At Taconic Entrance In Yorktown

    Man Caught With Crack Cocaine In Stop At Taconic Entrance In Yorktown

    A Putnam County man is facing drug charges after being busted by a police officer in Yorktown who spotted drug activity in a vehicle. An officer on patrol near the intersection of Curry Street and Jennifer Court in Yorktown Heights allegedly observed drug activity inside a truck involving Lake Peekskill resident James Paccione, 61, who proceeded to leave the area and drive off onto ...

  8. Man Under Influence Charged In Yorktown Domestic Dispute, Police Say

    Man Under Influence Charged In Yorktown Domestic Dispute, Police Say

    An allegedly intoxicated man is facing a criminal charge in Yorktown following an early morning domestic incident where he allegedly violated an Order of Protection by drinking, police said.Officers from the Yorktown Police Department were dispatched to a Lavole Court residence shortly before 4:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 28, where there was a report of the domestic incident in ...

  9. Man Sentenced For Fatal Westchester Nightclub Shooting That Injured Five

    Man Sentenced For Fatal Westchester Nightclub Shooting That Injured Five

    A 41-year-old “career” criminal will be spending the rest of his life behind bars after being found guilty in the fatal Christmas Day shooting of a Mount Vernon nightclub owner and injuring several others in 2016.Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. announced Monday that Bronx resident Errol Hillary has been sentenced to 125 years in prison.Hillary was found guilty ...

  10. Motorcyclist, 27, Killed In Crash With Sedan In Northern Westchester

    Motorcyclist, 27, Killed In Crash With Sedan In Northern Westchester

    A 27-year-old Westchester resident was killed in a crash that saw him ejected from his motorcycle and fatally striking the center median of the Taconic Parkway in Northern Westchester.Scott McMahon was driving his 2017 Aprilia motorcycle shortly after 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 28 on the parkway near exit 8 (Route 100/Route 133) in New Castle when he fatally crashed after reportedly ...

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