Mike Scanlon

Nine-year-old North Intermediate School student Daevin Harless and his lifesaver, custodian Mike Scanlon, meet with Wilmington selectmen Monday. Last week, the Celtics honored Scanlon. (Lowell Sun.com/Bob Whitaker)

Wilmington Elementary School Custodian Praised For Saving Choking Student

A Wilmington man has been honored by the town’s selectmen for saving a young boy from choking in the school cafeteria.