By James Niedzinski
---- — ESSEX — Police said a motorcyclist was stopped behind the police station on Martin Street on Tuesday just after 11:30 a.m.
Police said officers are issuing a criminal complaint against Timothy Hunt of Forest Avenue for driving without a valid license.
A restaurant employee walked into the police station Tuesday just before 4 p.m. to report two fraudulent checks.
Police said they are unsure of the exact amount of money involved; one of the checks was already cleared, and the other is being investigated.
James Niedzinski can be reached at 978-283-7000, x 3455 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.