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March 29 Swannanoa Valley crimes and arrests
The Black Mountain Police Department and the Buncombe County Sheriff's Department reported these recent incidents and arrests.
Fraud was reported on March 15 on the 500 block of N.C. 9.
Fraud was reported on March 16 on the first block of Vance Avenue.
Assault with a deadly weapon was reported on March 17 on the 300 block of Montreat Avenue.
Larceny-purse snatching was reported on March 17 on the 2800 block of U.S. 70.
A felony drug offense was reported on March 17 on the 100 block of Jims Branch Road.
Larceny from buildings was reported on March 20 on the 300 block of West State Street.
Larceny of medication and felony breaking or entering was reported on the 100 block of North Blue Ridge Road.
William Coleman Jenkins, 20, of Bryson City, was arrested on March 15 on the 700 block of N.C. 9 and charged with driving while impaired, leaving the scene of an accident with property damage, possession of an open container in the passenger area and driving after consuming under the age of 21.
Wendy Elaine Price, 41 of Black Mountain, was arrested on March 16 on the 500 block of N.C. 9 and charged with resisting public officers.
Niki Minesh Jones, 20 of Black Mountain, was arrested on March 17 on the 100 block of Montreat Road and charged with assault with a deadly weapon.