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On 11/22/18 at approximately 2:03 pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was called to the 100 Block of Locust Street for a report of vandalism to a vehicle. Upon arrival the Officer spoke with he caller who stated that between 11/21/18 at 4:00 pm and 11/22/18 at 2:00pm someone had spray painted...

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On 11/19/18 at approximately 9:00 pm a Columbia Borough Police Officer approached a male who had been sleeping in a car with its break lights on for approximately 20 minutes. When the Officer made contact with the man, identified as Richard Alexis Freytes-Melendez, 26, of Lititz, he said he was...
RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY, POSSESSION OF A SMALL AMOUNT OF MARIJUANA and POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA: The LBPD patrol function has filed a criminal complaint against Kyle Christopher SHORT, age 19, of West Grove, PA, alleging the crimes of Receiving Stolen Property, Possession of a Small...
On 11/25/18 at approximately 11:52 pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 300 Block of Chestnut Street for the check on the welfare of a male laying on the ground to the rear of a property. Upon arrival the Officer located and spoke with the male, Randall Jay Root, Jr. who...
On 11/28/18 at approximately 4:31 pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the First Block of North Second Street for criminal mischief to an automobile. Upon arrival the Officer spoke with the caller who stated that someone had keyed the driver's side of his vehicle. Anyone with...

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On August 15, 2018 at approximately 3:35pm, an Ephrata PD officer on bike patrol in Ephrata Borough observed David Michael Groff, 38, of Ephrata, walking in the downtown area. The officer recognized Groff and believed him to have outstanding warrants. It was confirmed that Groff had a Lancaster...
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On Wednesday 15 August 2018 at approximately 0604 hrs. Off. Windlebleck and Off. Bronstetter responded to a parking lot on the 500 blk. N. Franklin St. to check on the welfare of (2) persons inside a vehicle. A passerby noticed that the vehicle had been driven over a cement divider. The driver and...
Retail Theft Arrest, 2030 Fruitville Pike – Walmart (MT) – Jose Ruben Rosa-Romero, M/38, homeless was charged with the above offense following two (2) incidents of Retail Theft. - 6:29 p.m., Tuesday, July 24, 2018 – Rosa-Romero entered the store, stole $178.00 worth of electronics, and fled the...
Retail Theft Arrest, 8:16 a.m., Monday, July 30, 2018, 1204 Millersville Pike – Weis Markets (LT) – Hector L. Burgos-Semidey, M/30, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after he was observed stealing $211.79 worth of merchandise from the store. A criminal complaint was filed. MEDIA...
Public Drunkenness Arrest, 12:20 p.m., Wednesday, August 8, 2018, Bean Hill Road at Second Lock Road (LT) – Jeffrey R. Dommel, M/39, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after he was observed under the influence of gabapentin and oxycodone at the intersection. A citation was issued...

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The NLCRPD filed charges of criminal mischief against a 17 year old male after the male was alleged to have broken three chairs in the classroom. Total damage to replace the chairs is $694.18.

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Report of a discovered theft from vehicle in the parking lot of Wal-Mart. Sometime between 2:00 am and 5:30 am, Monday, 5/25/15, an unlocked vehicle was entered and a purse containing an iPhone 5c, $10 in cash currency, two bank Debit cards and identification were stolen.

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Report of a discovered theft from vehicle at Your Place restaurant, 2133 Lincoln Highway East. Sometime between 5:00 pm Sunday, 5/24 and 12:15 am Monday 5/25, entry was made into an unlocked vehicle in the parking lot. Coin currency and a cloth wallet containing the victim's Wells Fargo credit card...
A reminder that the Lititz Memorial Day Parade begins at 10:45 AM. The parade route will travel West Lincoln Ave from Warwick St., South on North Broad St. to the square, east on East Main St. to Church Square and then into the Moravian Cemetary. As a result West Lincoln Ave from Warwick St., North...
MCEVOY was cited with Harassment after he struck another person in the head following a confrontation which occurred at the Turkey Hill, 735 South Broad Street. MCEVOY was summoned into District Court.

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The Columbia Borough Police are investigating a criminal mischief that occurred in the 600 blk. S. 9th St. A mirror was knocked off a vehicle parking in the area. If anyone has any information on this incident, please submit a tip below. This was to occur between 12:30AM and 1:00PM on November 1st.
On 11/3/15, ELTPD responded to a discovered residential burglary at a residence in the 1900 Blk of Creek Hill Rd. The residence was entered sometime during daylight hours. Coin currency, an ACER laptop computer, a heavy duty portable generator, a 1/2 carat diamond wedding ring, (10) sterling silver...

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A Lititz woman struck by a vehicle Monday evening while walking her dog in Lititz died early Tuesday morning. Karen D. Grover, 55, died after life-saving efforts, including CPR administered by emergency-responders at the scene and surgery at Lancaster General Hospital. Grover was struck about 5:45...
At 2:43 pm, Wednesday, 10/28/15, ELTPD responded to the Royal Mart convenience store, 2270 Lincoln Highway East for a hit & run accident. A White male driving a 1990-1995 Green Golf station wagon, with black front fenders and engine hood, backed out of a parking space and collided into a gas...

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The Columbia Borough Police took a report about damage to a fence in the 500 blk. of Ave. F. If anyone has any information on who may have damaged the fence please call us or submit a tip below.

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