Editor’s note: The following is the Avalon Sheriff’s Station significant incidents report for the week of May 23 to 29, 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.
• Deputies responded to the 124 block of Sumner Avenue regarding a person arguing with others at a business. Deputies determined there were no criminal laws were violated.
• Deputies responded to the 317 block of Sumner Avenue regarding a vandalism report call. Someone scratched the side of a vehicle. The investigation is ongoing.
• Avalon Sheriff’s Station had three students “job shadowing” deputies for the day. The program was sponsored by the Catalina Conservancy and the Avalon School.
• Deputies arrested Jeremy Confer from Lakewood on suspicion of being allegedly extremely intoxicated near the Pleasure Pier.
• Deputies responded to Wrigley Road near Middle Terrace Road regarding an overturned golf cart with one person injured. The injured person was transported to the hospital. The cause of the traffic collision was unsafe speed.
• Deputies responded to 100 Cabrillo Mole Avenue regarding a possible intoxicated male. Upon their arrival, the male had already left the area and was not located.
• Deputies and first responders attended the Memorial Day ceremony at the Avalon Cemetery. We remembered those that gave the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.
• Deputies attended the CHOICES meeting. CHOICES works to prevent Avalon youth from substance abuse. Many of the city’s leaders participated in the meeting.
Remember to have basic needs, water, food, and first aid kit, in case of an emergency.