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On November 9th, Hoffman was riding a bicycle on Clay Road traveling against traffic on the shoulder when he collided with a passing motorist. During the investigation he was found to be under the influence of alcohol.
On 11/5/2019 at 11:23 a.m., the pictured female stole (2) pairs of kids shoes from Famous Footwear. Police are requesting assistance in identifying the "Famous" thief. Anyone with information is requested to contact Ofc. Snader at 717 291-4676 or submit a tip through the button below.

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On Monday, October 28, 2019 at 1336 hours, Officer Pete Papadopoulos took a report that fourteen glassine bags of Heroin, two razor blades, one small round mirror, a black pouch and one used bag of heroin were found in a residence in the 1st block of Sunrise Terrace, Millersville. The Officer was...
On 11/21/19 at approximately 9:23am the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 400 block of Cherry Street for a report of a female wearing a brown sweater hanging on the fence, swaying and looking upward. Upon arrival the officer asked the female, later identified as Ashley Byrd,...
On 11/22/19 Wanzer was involved in a domestic incident where he struck a juvenile on the right cheek using a closed fist which caused redness and swelling and discomfort.
On 11/23/19 at approximately 10:05pm Luis Enrique Pabon, age 39, of Lancaster, PA did commit the act of harassment while in the 200 block of North 2nd Street. Based on the incident, an officer with the Columbia Borough Police Department issued a citation for harassment. Pabon is considered innocent...
On Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 0916 hours, Officer Pete Papadopoulos was called to the area of the 100 block of Stonewyck Drive, Lancaster, for a report of harassment not in progress. The victim stated that between the hours of 0200-0600 hours this same day, she received seven phone calls in...

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Ephrata Police hold a warrant for the arrest of Richard J. Caprarella, 55, previously of Lancaster. On September 9, 2019, Caprarella removed five cartons of cigarettes from behind the sales counter at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township. While attempting to steal the merchandise,...

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THIS WARRANT IS RELATED TO THIS CASE - CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO! Retail Theft Arrest, 2:53 p.m., Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 2000 Crossings Boulevard – Wegman’s (MT) – Derek Scott Weachter, M/26, of East Petersburg, PA, was charged with the above offense after he was observed stealing $87.97 worth...
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On 9/3/2019 Lancaster Bureau of Police published a video of the theft of a motorcycle that occurred at 702 E. King St. Det. Smith continued his investigation into this case. Det. Smith was able to develop information that identified the suspect as Miguel Jaramillo M/39. On 9/5/2019 Officers from...
Miguel A Alvarado, 32, LKA: Reading, PA was charged with Access Device Fraud, Criminal Conspiracy and Theft from Motor Vehicle after an investigation into a incident that occurred in the first block of Oak Lane on May 7, 2019. It is alleged that on that date, Alvardo and 2 individuals stole various...
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On Wednesday June 12, 2019 at approximately 0840 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, along with EMS personnel, responded to the 1st blk. E. Walnut St. for a report of a person down. Upon arrival it was discovered that the victim, an adult male, had been assaulted. The victim was...

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Daily News Release – Friday, October 25, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Possession of Marijuana / Possession of Cocaine / Possession of Oxycodone Arrest, 1:13 a.m., Monday, July 1, 2019, Sunnybrook Drive...
Daily News Release – Thursday, October 24, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Harassment Arrest, 1:44 a.m., Thursday, October 24, 2019, Grafton Circle (LT) – Brandon M. Brodie, M/35, of Lancaster, PA, was...
On 10/23/19 at 0653hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving a person struck, on West Locust Street at North State Street in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Laura Martin, age 22, of Ephrata, turned left from State Street and struck Madelon Metzger, 68, of Ephrata, while she...

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Daily News Release – Wednesday, October 23, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Criminal Mischief Arrest, 9:40 p.m., Monday, October 27, 2019, 900 block East King Street (LT) – Torrie Landis Gochnauer, M/52,...
Daily News Release – Monday, October 21, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. DUI Arrest, 11:11 p.m., Wednesday, October 16, 2019, North President Avenue at Marietta Avenue (LT) – Jordan R. Olivares, F/29, of...

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On 11/20/19 at approximately 8:02am the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 200 block of Lawrence Street for a burglary. Upon arrival the officer spoke with the landlord who said that the when he arrived to check on the property he noticed the front door was ajar. He told the...

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On 11/14/2019 at approximately 7:30 p.m., the pictured male entered Kohl's (2350 Lincoln Highway East) and concealed a pair of JBL headphones on his person and then fled the store. On 11/17/2019 at approximately 9:08 a.m., the same male concealed a key chain and box cutter on his person and then...

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Ephrata Police have charged Travis W. Mengel, 24, of Ephrata, with the February 8, 2018, burglary of Green Dragon Farmers Market, 955 North State Street, Ephrata Township. Police allege that Mengel and his co-conspirator forcibly entered buildings, stole a safe and cash from cash registers, and...
UPDATE: 11/21/2019 - PERSON IDENTIFIED! At 5:12 p.m., on Wednesday, November 13, 2019, the depicted male entered the CVS Pharmacy at 1278 Millersville Pike in Lancaster Township and stole a 3-pack of soap, valued at $2.99. Any person knowing the identity of the depicted male should call the Manheim...

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On 11/7/2019 at approximately 12:30 p.m., the pictured male entered the Lancaster Travel Plaza and stole a Powertrain Power Converter valued at $200.00. The male fled the area in a red Nissan vehicle. Please note what appears to be a tattoo on the males right hand. Police are requesting assistance...

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