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Kathy Reakes

Content Producer kreakes@dailyvoice.com
Kathy Reaks has worked as a reporter in the local news business since 1984, starting as a news clerk and working her way up. She spent 17 years at Florida Today in Melbourne, Florida as a general assignment reporter, crime reporter, entertainment reporter and restaurant critic. She worked four years at Hometown News as a general assignment reporter, then another two years at Spacecoast Daily in Cocoa Beach, Florida. She attended Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne, Florida.

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  1. State Police Searching For CT Bank Robber, Asking Motorists To Avoid Area

    State Police Searching For CT Bank Robber, Asking Motorists To Avoid Area

    State Police are asking the public to avoid certain roadways in the area as they search for an alleged bank robber.The robbery took place in Litchfield County around 12:35 p.m., Monday, Aug. 2, at the Salisbury Bank located at 5 Gay St., in Sharon, state police said.The suspect, who is believed to be a white male, wearing blue jeans and a blue sweater, fled the scene on ...

  2. Suspect Nabbed In Fatal Shooting Outside Long Island Bar

    Suspect Nabbed In Fatal Shooting Outside Long Island Bar

    Police arrested a suspect in a fatal shooting that happened outside a Long Island bar.The incident took place around 1 a.m., Monday, Aug. 2, when German Ramirez and Ismael Rodriguez-Rosado became involved in an argument on the property of Mi Nuevo Encanto, located at 65 Carleton Ave., in Central Islip, Suffolk County Police said.During the argument, Rodriguez-Rosado, of East Islip, ...

  3. Three Make Off With $8K, Mercedes After Fairfield County Home Invasion, Police Say

    Three Make Off With $8K, Mercedes After Fairfield County Home Invasion, Police Say

    Three people are on the run after allegedly stealing a safe with more than $8K in it and a Mercedes-Benz during a home invasion.The incident took place in Fairfield County on Saturday, July 31 on Palmer Street, in Bridgeport, said Scott Appleby, the city’s director of emergency communications and emergency management.According to Appleby, three men, all wearing ski masks and armed with ...

  4. Police Searching For Dirt Bike Rider Involved In Hit-Run Fairfield County Crash

    Police Searching For Dirt Bike Rider Involved In Hit-Run Fairfield County Crash

    Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash between an SUV and a dirt bike in Fairfield County that police believe injured the dirt bike driver who fled.The crash took. place around 6 p.m., Saturday, July 31 in Easton, on Eden Hill Road.The dirt bike was reported to be white and was riding with another white dirt bike when one of the bikes hit the SUV, according to Easton Police."From ...

  5. Four Injured After Boats Collide On Long Island

    Four Injured After Boats Collide On Long Island

    Four people were injured when two boats collided in the Great South Bay.The incident took place in Suffolk County around 11:14 p.m., Saturday, July 31, when the boats ran into reach others about a quarter-mile south of the Bay Shore Marina, said Suffolk County Deputy Fire Coordinator Jamie Atkinson.The damaged boats were able to make it to different marinas under their own powers. One ...

  6. Area Man Arrested For Sexually Assaulting Child Under 13, Police Say

    Area Man Arrested For Sexually Assaulting Child Under 13, Police Say

    An area man was allegedly busted for sexually assaulting a child under the age of 13 following an investigation by the state police child abuse unit.Orange County resident Johnathan Diaz Flores, age 35, of Newburgh, was arrested on Thursday, July 29, after state police received a report on the Child Abuse Hotline, said New York State Trooper Steven Nevel.Following the report, an ...

  7. CT Woman Shot Approaches Cop For Help, Police Say

    CT Woman Shot Approaches Cop For Help, Police Say

    A middle-aged woman who was shot in Connecticut is expected to survive, but police are still searching for details surrounding the crime.The incident was uncovered around 8:30 a.m., Saturday, July 31, in Hartford County when a Hartford Police officer was approached by a victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg in the area of 354 Woodland St.The victim, a female in her ...

  8. Multiple People Stabbed By Western Mass Woman, Police Say

    Multiple People Stabbed By Western Mass Woman, Police Say

    A Western Massachusetts woman was arrested after allegedly stabbing multiple people.The incident took place on Sunday, August 1 around 12:30 a.m., in Hampden County when Holyoke Police responded to the area of Main and Appleton at the Racing Mart Convenience store.According to Holyoke police, two officers entered the parking lot area of Racing Mart, activated their emergency lights, and ...

  9. Man Arrested For Public Lewdness At Long Island Playground

    Man Arrested For Public Lewdness At Long Island Playground

    A Long Island man who was allegedly sexually touching himself at an area playground has been arrested after he was spotted by a man and woman who contacted police, according to authorities.Nicholas Natalie, age 25, of Bethpage, was arrested around 2 p.m. on Sunday, August 1 in East Meadow, said the Nassau County Pollice.According to officers, police responded to Eisenhower Park located ...

  10. Three Shot In Separate Incidents Over Weekend In Region, Police Say

    Three Shot In Separate Incidents Over Weekend In Region, Police Say

    Three people were shot in the region in separate incidents over the weekend.All of the incidents happened in Sullivan County.The first shooting took place around 8:20 p.m., Friday, July 30, during a fight on York Avenue in the Village of Monticello.While on the scene, officers received a second 911 report of a 25-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the leg, at 29 York ...

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