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On 3/17/20 at approximately 2:17pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 800 block of Blunston Street for a report of two females fighting. Upon arrival the officer observed two females yelling at each other in front of the address. One of the females was identified as Sara...
On 3/10/20 at approximately 3:45pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 300 block of South Fourth Street for a criminal mischief complaint. It was reported that someone had released the break on a rail car and it drifted into another rail car causing approximately $603,000...

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On 3/14/20 at approximately 1:36pm the Columbia Borough Police Department received a call regarding a black male in all black clothing banging on the windows of cars asking for money. The male has been identified as Chester Ellsth Gray, age 63, of Columbia, PA and has been charged with vagrancy...

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On 3/25/20 at approximately 12:27pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 800 block of Lancaster Avenue for a retail theft. The caller stated that a white male wearing a black sweatshirt and maroon pants had taken three energy drinks from his store (Value $3.14) without...

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Date: 06/24/19 Location: Moor Range, 2488 Willow Street Pike, West Lampeter Township Accused: Ezekiel O TORRES, 20 yoa, Lancaster PA Released By: West Lampeter Township PD The West Lampeter Township Police Department investigated an incident in which a person was denied a purchase of a firearm at...
Investigators from the Ephrata Police Department have charged Luke Alexander Denlinger, 34, of Rothsville, with Theft by Unlawful Taking. Denlinger is accused of stealing Dewalt power tools, valued at $889, from the back of a pick up truck in the 400 block of Brossman Road, Ephrata Township, on the...

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On March 24, 2020 at 2:12 p.m., Ephrata Police arrested Ricky L. Emerich, Jr., 36, of Wernersville, for Public Drunkenness at the Cloister Shopping Center at 108 North Reading Road, Ephrata Borough. Emerich was disturbing customers while extremely intoxicated. Emerich was incarcerated in Berks...
Retail Theft Arrest, 1:18 p.m., Friday, March 20, 2020, 1204 Millersville Pike – Weis Markets (LT) – Bereket Berhe, M/39, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after he was observed stealing $71.65 worth of merchandise from the store. A citation was filed. MEDIA POST CONTACT:...
Retail Theft Arrest, 3:15 p.m., Sunday, March 1, 2020, 2000 Crossings Boulevard – Wegman’s (MT) – Jake Thomas Hogan, M/22, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after he was observed stealing $254.77 worth of merchandise from the store. A criminal complaint was filed. MEDIA POST...

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John Lugo II
On June 7, 2019 Off. Rothermel took a report for Threats that had occurred over the phone. The victim reported that her ex-boyfriend, John Lugo II, threatened to kill her and her current boyfriend. Lugo also made threats that he would shoot at the house where the victim currently resides. Based...
Aggravated Assault on Constable Arrest, 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 28, 2019, North Lime Street at East Liberty Street (MT) - Brittany E. Anderson, F/33, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after two (2) uniformed PA State Constables responded to her residence to take her into custody...
Officer Charles Snyder has obtained a warrant for Heather Gombert in regards to a Forgery Case. Please call police if you know the whereabouts of Gombert.
WARRANT SERVED Robbery / Disorderly Conduct Arrests, 3:40 p.m., Saturday, March 23, 2019, 2030 Fruitville Pike – Walmart (MT) – Cierra Shacora Sabb, F/19, of Elizabethtown, PA, entered the store with Torin Jackson-Bailey, M/22, of Lancaster, PA, and approached Quadel Elis Brown, M/20, of Lancaster...
The East Earl Township Police Department holds an active arrest warrant for Katherine Smith of York. Smith failed to appear at her preliminary hearing on original charges of Forgery and Theft by Deception. Anyone with information of Smith's whereabouts is asked to contact the East Earl Township...

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At approximately 10:45 p.m., police responded to the 2200 block of Harmony Hill Dr. for a Robbery that just occurred. Police learned a residence was broken into by (3) armed suspects and personal property was stolen. During the incident (2) minor children were present. Neither of the children were...
Daily News Release – Thursday, February 13, 2020 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Harassment Arrest, 6:52 p.m., Sunday, February 9, 2020, 2500 block Hartwell Court (MT) – Kieran Winslow Cavallo, M/28, of...
Reporting party advised the NLCRPD that he was the victim of a loss by fraud in excess of $5,000.00 by use of a helpline number. The reporting party provided the following accounting of the events that resulted in the loss. By use of the internet a helpline number for smart phone support was...

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2/7/2020 At approximately 10:35 p.m., officer’s made contact with Tyler Holley (23 year old / white male / Chambersburg) and Falen Kimmel (24 year old / white female / Lancaster) in the parking lot of the Red Roof Inn (2390 Lincoln Highway East). During the interaction, police located drug...
NLCRPD is investigating the theft of various items from the TARGET Store located in 900 block of the Lititz Pike in Warwick Township. Reporting date and time is 21:08 hours on 02/09/2020. The reported party indicated that approximately $400.00 worth of assorted merchandise was stolen from the store...

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3/9/2020 At approximately 8:30 p.m., an ELTPD officer initiated a traffic stop with a vehicle in the 1600 block of Lincoln Highway East for vehicle code violations. Upon making contact with the driver (DIOSMANY VALLE-LOPEZ / 46 year old / black male / Lancaster) , he displayed signs of intoxication...
UPDATE - BELLA IS HOME SAFE. On 3/7/20 the Pequea Township Police Department was advised of a missing dog from an address in the 300 Blk. of Baumgardner Rd. in Pequea Township. The caller reported there female dog Bella, who is in the attached photo, was missing. Information was received that the...
3/6/2020 At approximately 2:09 a.m., an ELTPD officer recognized a wanted subject ( FERDINAND GONZALEZ-ROMAN / 28 year old / Hispanic male / Lancaster ) , in the Sunoco (1637 Lincoln Highway East). The officer made contact with Ferdinand Gonzalez and took him into custody. A search of his person...
The Ephrata Police Department is investigating the theft of a Honda ATV that occurred between 03/06/2020 and 03/07/2020. The ATV is described as a Honda TRX400EX, red in color with a push bar attached to the front. If anyone has information about the theft or the whereabouts of the ATV please...

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Ephrata Police recently charged four Philadelphia area men with burglarizing a vendor’s stand at Green Dragon, 955 North State Street, Ephrata Township. The vendor reported that, during the early morning hours of September 15, 2019, the storage area of his stand was burglarized and 40 boxes of...

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