Wily seal that cruised to pond surrenders at police station, released to Mystic Aquarium

Wily seal that cruised to pond surrenders at police station, released to Mystic Aquarium

BEVERLY, Mass. (AP) — After evading the authorities, a wayward seal that made its home in a Massachusetts pond surrendered at a police station on Friday morning. The gray seal first appeared earlier this month in Shoe Pond in the city of Beverly, northeast of Boston. The animal is believed to have traveled to the pond from the sea via a river and drainage pipes. The seal quickly became a local attraction and even named “Shoebert” after its chosen pond. …