Editor’s note: The following is the Avalon Sheriff’s Station significant incidents report for the week of June 13 to June 19, 2018.
All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Many people who are arrested do not get prosecuted in the first place and many who are prosecuted do not get convicted.
• A golf cart was involved in a traffic collision at 1 Casino Way when it overturned. Two occupants were transported to the hospital with minor injuries.
• Deputies responded to 1 Casino Way regarding a stolen bag. The victims went into the water and when they returned, their bag was missing. Deputies were able to locate their bag in the 100 block of Clarissa Courts. The bag was returned to the victims.
• Deputies responded to the golf course on Avalon Canyon Road regarding golfers arguing and a fight pending. Deputies learned no fight occurred and no criminal laws were violated.
• An intoxicated person was passed out in the 108 block of Catalina Avenue. Deputies responded and learned the intoxicated person had been taken to his hotel room by friends.
• Deputies responded to the 100 block of Pebbly Beach Road regarding someone passing a counterfeit $100 bill. A search of the person revealed they possessed three counterfeit $100 bills. The investigation was turned over to the Secret Service.
• Deputies responded to the 200 block of Crescent Avenue regarding two suspects that stole two shirts from the business. The suspects were not located.
• Deputies and Baywatch responded to a 12-year-old boy who was stung by a stingray at Two Harbors. His injury was not life-threatening.
• Sheriff’s Department personnel conducted “Active Shooter Training” at Southern California Edison. Working to keep our community safe.
We have seen an increase in the passing of counterfeit $100 bills. Please make sure you check $100 bills before accepting them.