By James Niedzinski
---- — ESSEX — Pedestrians were given a courtesy ride to the Gloucester line at 1:47 a.m. on Wednesday when police received a report of potential suspicious activity in the area of Eastern Avenue.
Police said the pedestrians had Gloucester addresses and were simply returning home.
Around 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, a John Wise Avenue man was transported to Beverly Hospital.
Someone stopped into the police station Wednesday around 9:45 a.m. with a lost wallet; police have since notified the owner.
James Niedzinski can be reached at 978-283-7000, x 3455 or at email@example.com.