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Incidents and arrests in the Swannanoa Valley
Black Mountain Police Department and Buncombe County Sheriff’s Department reported these incidents from July 2-8 and arrests from July 4-10:
Larceny was reported on the first block of Mimidis Lane. Solar LED lights valued at $65 were reported stolen.
Breaking and entering a motor vehicle and larceny were reported on the 200 block of Flat Creek Road. Prescription glasses valued at $200, a watch valued at $50, a purse valued at $25, a sweatshirt valued at $15 and change totaling $3.48 were reported stolen.
An animal bite was reported on the first block of Erman Drive.
Attempted breaking and entering was reported on the first block of Luckadoo Lane.
Larceny of auto parts and accessories was reported at the corner of Eastside Drive and Grovestone road. A chrome ring valued at $100 was reported stolen.
Larceny from a motor vehicle was reported on the first block of Harrison Hill Road. Miscellaneous items valued at $400, cash totaling $300, a check book and a debit card were reported stolen.
Larceny was reported at a business on the 2500 block of U.S. 70. A North Carolina license plate was reported stolen.
Fleeing to elude, aggressive driving, improper passing, failure to heed lights and sirens, speeding to elude arrest, speeding, resisting arrest and possession of a Schedule IV controlled substance were reported in Black Mountain.
Burglary by forcible entry was reported on the first block of Luckadoo Lane. Clothing with a total value of $15 was reported stolen.
Damage to personal property was reported on the first block of Old Buckeye Cove Road. A vehicle sustained $3,000 in damage.
Raymond Anthony Oliver, 41, of Swannanoa, was arrested on the 200 block of Harrison Avenue and charged with driving while impaired.