Incidents and arrests in the Valley
Black Mountain Police Department and Buncombe County Sheriff's Department reported these incidents and arrests.
Sexual battery was reported on the 100 block of Westbrook Street.
Larceny from a motor vehicle was reported on the 600 block of N.C. 9. Power tools with a total value of $2,500 were reported stolen.
Failure to change address - sex offender was reported on the 100 block of Candlelight Drive.
Domestic violence was reported on the 100 block of Harrison Hill Road.
Animal bite was reported on the 100 block of Gibbs Street.
Larceny of jewelry valued at $400 was reported on the 200 block of West College Street.
Larceny of a motor vehicle was reported on the first block of Hourglass Way.
Daniel Bering Murray, 34, of Simpsonville, S.C., was arrested on the 500 block of N.C. 9 and charged with simple possession of a schedule VI controlled substance.