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On May 26, 2018 at approximately 9:15pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 200 Block of S. 8th Street for a found bicycle. Witnesses said a white male juvenile with blonde hair wearing a white t-shirt and red basketball shorts was walking with the bike when he picked it up...

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On May 29, 2018 at approximately 6:55am a Columbia Borough Police Officer responded to the 200 Block of N. 4th Street for report of a theft of a children's sliding board (worth $75). Anyone with information regarding this theft should contact the Columbia Police Department at 717-684-7735 or text...

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On 5/29/18 at approximately 6;23pm the Columbia Borough Police Department arrested Joao DaSilva on charges of Simple Assault. DaSilva admitted to grabbing a kitchen knife while arguing with his wife. She received a cut on her hand which was not life-threatening. DaSilvla was arrested, transferred...

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On Sunday June 3, 2018 at approximately 2300 hrs.,Sergeant Kim Geyer was called to the Tobias Frogg 1766 Columbia Avenue for a disturbance. Sergeant Geyer arrived and was advised that staff wanted a Jessica Sload to leave the premises. Sergeant Geyer asked Sload to leave multiple times and get a...
On May 18, 2018 at approximately 6:42pm the Columbia Borough Police were dispatched to the 00 Block of North 8th Street for a domestic in progress. Upon arrival Columbia Borough Police spoke with several witnesses who stated that Christopher Barton, Jr had been involved in a disturbance. Columbia...

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Escape / Flight to Avoid Apprehension Arrest, 6:11 p.m., Thursday, March 15, 2018, North President Avenue at Harrisburg Pike (MT) – James Richard Zerphy, III, M/42, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a traffic stop. Officers attempted to arrest Zerphy on an outstanding...
Criminal Trespass / Public Drunkenness Arrest, 1:02 a.m., Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 2300 block Middlegreen Court (MT) – Diana L. Wendler, F/53, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after she entered another person’s home without permission and refused to leave. She was arrested and...
DUI Arrest, 12:57 a.m., Monday, March 26, 2018, Millersville Pike at South West End Avenue (LT) – Alexis Maxine Roman, F/27, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a traffic stop. Roman exhibited signs of impairment and chemical testing yielded a BAC of 0.175%. A criminal...
DUI Arrest, 8:57 p.m., Friday, March 30, 2018, 1300 block Harrisburg Pike (MT) – Bradley R. Herr, M/26, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a traffic stop. Herr exhibited signs of impairment and chemical testing yielded a BAC of 0.220%. A criminal complaint was filed.
DUI Arrest, 1:27 p.m., Sunday, April 1, 2018, Savo Avenue (MT) – Khom Sanh, M/48, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a traffic stop. Sanh exhibited signs of impairment and chemical testing yielded a BAC of 0.234%. A criminal complaint was filed.

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On 7/27/16, a residential burglary was discovered at a residence in the 400 Blk of Coreopsis Drive. Victim returned home and found the residence ransacked. Forced entry was made through a rear door. A small amount of currency was discovered stolen from the residence. Anyone with information is...
On 7/26/16 at 1506 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a one vehicle accident in the 1200 Block of Swamp Bridge Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by a 23 year old Lititz woman, swerved to avoid a cat and was pulled into the soft shoulder and struck a guard rail. The woman was not injured...

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On 7/26/16 at 1400 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving two vehicles, in the 3000 Block of N. Reading Rd. at S. Poplar St. in Adamstown Borough. One of the vehicles was blocking the roadway. A north bound pickup truck, driven by Mark Buchta, age 42, of Sinking Spring, drove...

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On Monday July 25, 2016 at approximately 1:30 pm, Ephrata Police responded to the scene of an electirc shock in West Cocalico Township. Nelson Good, 61, of Reinholds, was helping an acquaintance perform exterior repair when he inadvertantly drew current from a live wire near the roof of the home...
On 7/21/16, a theft of a white 2007 Ford Ranger Pickup truck was discovered to have occurred at Superior Homes sometime overnight. The vehicle was reported to have been unlocked with ignition keys inside. The vehicle was found abandoned by Reading City Police on 7/24/16.

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On 4/20/16, the two female suspects pictured in the attached surveillance photos passed counterfeit $50 and $20 bills at the Keystone Fireworks store on Lincoln Highway East. Anyone with information on the identity or whereabouts of the suspects is asked to submit at tip or contact East Lampeter...

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INVESTIGATION OF THE WEEK 16-17 Week of May 2, 2016 UNNATENDED DEATH INVESTIGATION DECEASED: H. JOSEPH RESSLER III On Thursday, April 14 2016, at approximately 6:13pm Officers from West Hempfield Township Police Department were dispatched for a medical emergency call to an area west of Froehlich...

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ARREST UPDATE; On 5/16/16, one count of Theft of Property Lost, Mislaid or Delivered by Mistake (M-2) was filed against Diana Lee BOUNGIORNO, age 55, of Lancaster City , for the theft of a purse at Wal-Mart on 5/1/16. Identification was possible through tips from the public that were generated from...

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On Tuesday May 3, 2016 Officer Bingham responded to Manor Auto, 850 Manor St. for a report of possible vandalim/theft from a coin operated machine on the property. Staff noticed that there appeared to be damage to the machine. The damage was reported to have occurred over the weekend. The owner was...

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On 2/22/16 and 3/8/16, the male suspect pictured in the attached surveillance photo stole Cointreau liquor from the Bridgeport Wine & Spirits store. The suspect stole multiple bottles of Cointreau liquor on each occasion, and can be seen concealing a liquor bottle under his coat on the...

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