, Gloucester, MA

Latest Cape Ann News

July 10, 2013

Rockport Police/Fire: Fraudulent check reported

Rockport Police/Fire

ROCKPORT — A Main Street woman came into the police station about 4:30 p.m. Monday to report a fraudulent check she’d received.

Police said the woman just wanted it on record.

In other news from the logs of the Rockport Police and Fire departments:

On Monday at 7 p.m., people were reported going door to door on Marshall Street asking residents to sign up for cable services. Police advised the solicitors to get the proper permits and return later.

Firefighters responded to a Mount Pleasant Street residence when a carbon monoxide detector was sounding off Tuesday at 4:45 a.m. Police said the detector was defective.

A false fire alarm rang through just before 5 a.m. on Tuesday on Marmion Way.

At 3:45 p.m. Monday, a Broadway resident was transported to Addison Gilbert Hospital in Gloucester.

A man was transported from Long Beach at 5:20 p.m. Monday to the Gloucester hospital.

James Niedzinski can be reached at 978-283-7000 x3455 or

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Latest Cape Ann News

Pictures of the Week
Your news, your way
Comments Tracker
AP Video Network
Netanyahu Vows to Destroy Hamas Tunnels Obama Slams Republicans Over Lawsuit House Leaders Trade Blame for Inaction Malaysian PM: Stop Fighting in Ukraine Cantor Warns of Instability, Terror in Farewell Ravens' Ray Rice: 'I Made a Huge Mistake' Florida Panther Rebound Upsets Ranchers Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN