ESSEX — Owners of a Main Street business called police at 8:43 p.m. Wednesday to report that their delivery van had been stolen sometime within the previous 48 hours.
Police described the vehicle as a red Ford Econoline van, with the company name painted on the side.
At 2:47 p.m. Wednesday, someone turned in a pocketbook at the police station. Police made arrangements to notify the owner and return the item.
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