Avalon Police News

Harold Gearhart, 32, of Avalon, was arrested for a state parole violation warrant following a traffic stop on Oct. 31.

Robert Brown, 70, of Avalon, was charged on Nov. 1 with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance.

On Nov. 1, a 63-year-old Avalon resident reported identity theft.

On Nov. 1, Avalon Police were dispatched to a Marie Avenue residence concerning a possible live grenade. As a precaution, homes were evacuated and the street was closed off. The bomb squad removed the grenade. The grenade was determined to be a replica and was not live. Residents returned to their homes with no incident.

William Hollis, 49, of Ben Avon, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol following a motor vehicle accident on California Avenue on Nov. 2.

On Nov. 3, a road rage incident occurred in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant on Ohio River Boulevard, resulting in a report of a hit and run accident