By Marjorie Nesin
---- — ESSEX — Police said a person carried a newborn baby into the police station to report the baby had stopped breathing, but the baby began breathing by the time of arriving at the station Wednesday about 10:33 a.m.
Police and firefighters gave the baby medical attention and transported the infant by ambulance to Beverly Hospital for evaluation, according to police.
Police responded to a call reporting gunshot sounds near Pond Street Wednesday about 2:20 p.m., according to police.
Police said officers determined the sound came from fireworks, but were unable to determine exactly where the fireworks were set off.
Marjorie Nesin can be reached at 978-283-7000, x3451, or at firstname.lastname@example.org.