Crime report in the Swannanoa Valley
The Black Mountain Police Department and the Buncombe County Sheriff's Department reported these incidents and arrests.
Larceny from a motor vehicle and forgery were reported on the 100 block of Park Ridge Avenue.
A liquor law violation was reported on the 200 block of Old U.S. 70.
Breaking or entering was reported on the 2100 block of U.S. 70.
Larceny was reported on the 300 block of Bee Tree Road.
Larceny was reported on the 200 block of N.C. 9.
Burglary, assault with a deadly weapon, injury to personal property and injury to real property were reported on the 100 block of Tabernacle Road.
Larceny from a storage building was reported on the first block of Alpine Shadow Lane.
Larceny of a motor vehicle was reported on the first block of Border Street.
Burglary - non-forced entry- was reported on the 500 block of Stepp Street.
Larceny was reported on the 100 block of Prospectors Trail.
Criminal damage to property (vandalism) was reported on the first block of Aqua Drive.
Ernest Larue Martin, Jr., 62, of Black Mountain, was arrested on the 300 block of Sutton Avenue and charged with driving while impaired and driving without two headlamps.