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The Black Mountain Police Department and the Buncombe County Sheriff's Department reported these incidents and arrests.

Incidents

Aug. 4

Larceny was reported on the 1100 block of Bee Tree Road.

Felony breaking or entering was reported on the 100 block of Martin Road.

An animal bite was reported on the 100 block of Spankey Road.

Fraud was reported on the 100 block of Gragg Street.

Aug. 5

Felony breaking or entering - with force - was reported on the 100 block of Park Ridge Avenue.

Vandalism was reported on the 100 block of Cherry Laurel Lane.

Vandalism was reported on the 700 block of Warren Wilson Road.

Aug. 6

Breaking or entering was reported on the 2100 block of U.S. 70.

Larceny was reported on the 300 block of Padgettown Road.

Aug. 7

Possession of methamphetamine, fleeing to elude arrest, driving with license revoked, two counts of speeding, two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting arrest, littering and driving left of center were reported at the intersection of Grovestone Road and U.S. 70.

Damage to personal property was reported on the 100 block of Sunset Drive.

Aug. 8

Larceny of a motor vehicle was reported on the 700 block of Warren Wilson Road.

Felony breaking or entering was reported on the 100 block of Tom Rickard Lane.

Fraud was reported at a business on the 500 block of N.C. 9.

Aug. 9

Extortion was reported on the 800 block of Bee Tree Road.

Larceny - shoplifting- was reported at a business on the 100 block of Old U.S. 70.

Arrests

Aug. 1

Quincy Martin Long, 63, of Hickory, was arrested on the 300 block of East State Street and charged with driving while impaired and possession of an open container of alcohol in the passenger area.

Sharon McElreath Powell, 52, of Old Fort, was arrested on the 100 block of Cherry Street and charged with being intoxicated and disruptive.

Aug. 2

Dustin Thomas Padgett, 26, of Black Mountain, was arrested at the intersection of Sutton Avenue and Broadway Avenue and charged with hit and run - failure to stop with property damage and driving with license revoked - not impaired.

Aug. 3

Robert Smith Durant, 62, of Black Mountain, was arrested on I-40 at mile marker 61.5 and charged with possession of cocaine.

Aug. 5

Dajour Damian Edwards, 18, of Asheville, was arrested on the first block of Hickory Street and charged with possession of more than one half/one and a half ounces of marijuana, possession with intent to sell or distribute marijuana and possession of marijuana paraphernalia.

Aug. 6

Joseph Miles Blanchard, 29, of Asheville, was arrested on the 300 block of Cragmont Road and charged with hit and run - leaving the scene with property damage and desecrating a grave site.

Ross Alfryd Farrar, 28, of Asheville, was arrested at the intersection of N.C. 9 and Jane Jacobs Road and charged with possession of a controlled substance and failure to reduce speed.

Dakota Austin Swank, 18, of Alexander, was arrested on the 100 block of Watershed Road and charged with resisting public officers and second-degree trespassing.

Aug. 7

Justin Lee Garcia, 27, of Candler, was arrested on the first block of Red Raven Road and charged with misdemeanor larceny.

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