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ON 4/15/2018, Ofc. Snader with the East Lampeter Township Police Department stopped a white pick-up truck in the 2000 block of Lincoln Highway East for speeding and failure to use turn signals. The front passenger initially provided a false name before being identified as Kristoffer MORETT, 39, of...
On 4/15/2018, the East Lampeter Township Police Department responded to the Mill Stream Country Inn 170 Eastbrook Rd. for an argument between two people. Upon arrival, contact was made with the involved parties. The victim reported that during a argument the suspect, Tyler KILBY, 21, of Lancaster,...
Ephrata Police Monday evening 4-23-18 around 7:50pm responded for a hazardous material spill involving large amount of oil substance that was leaking onto the roadway from a truck tractor. Witness stated it began to leak in the 200 Block of N. Reading Road covering the south lane, continuing onto...

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Lori Ritz,44, of Heron Drive, Denver, PA was taken into custody at her residence today after Officers from Manor Township Police Department requested the East Cocalico Police search for Ritz. It is alleged that Ritz stole items from a store on Columbia Avenue. Ritz was charged with a felony Retail...
On Sunday, March 25, 2018 at about 0043 hours Officer Charles Snyder stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. Upon stopping the vehicle, Officer Snyder detected a strong odor of marijuana coming from it. Upon further investigation, Officer Snyder learned that Quiani Dudley, 18, of Lancaster,...

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False Identification to Law Enforcement / Possession of Heroin / Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Arrest, 9:50 a.m., Thursday, April 12, 2018, 1360 Columbia Avenue – Giant Food Store (LT) – Samantha A. Dukeman, F/25, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a report of...
Resisting Arrest / Disorderly Conduct / Public Drunkenness Arrest, 1:24 a.m., Monday, April 16, 2018, East Liberty Street (MT) – Priscila Rodriguez-Colon, F/34, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a disturbance. Rodriguez-Colon was pounding on the front door of a...
DUI / False Identification to Law Enforcement Arrest, 4:22 a.m., Sunday, April 15, 2018, 1500 block Lititz Pike (MT) – Jorge Perez-Popocatl, M/36, of Catasaqua, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a traffic stop. Perez-Popocatl exhibited signs of impairment and chemical testing...
Fleeing or Attempting to Elude a Police Officer Arrest, 1:34 p.m., Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 1200 block New Holland Pike (MT) – Corey Vaughn Clevenstine, M/35, of Willow Street, PA, was charged with the above offense after an attempted traffic stop. The vehicle Clevenstine was operating had been...
Open Lewdness Arrest, 7:33 p.m., Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 6470 Hollow Drive - Constitution Square Park (EP) – Jeremy D. Crouse, M/41, of Columbia, PA, was charged with the above offense after he was observed urinating in a residential area during daylight hours. A criminal complaint was filed...

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UPDATE: Logan was apprehended by the East Lampeter Township Police Department on April 9, 2018. The East Earl Township Police Department holds an active warrant for William E. Logan, III of Lancaster. Logan is wanted for Retail Theft and Driving While Operating Privilege is Suspended. Logan is...
UPDATE::: LOCATED AND INCARCERATED Stalking / Disorderly Conduct Arrest, 12:10 a.m., Monday, March 5, 2018, 2300 block Middlegreen Court (MT) – Matthew A. Fidler, M/27, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a domestic dispute. During the altercation, Fidler followed his ex...
UPDATE::: LOCATED AND INCARCERATED Forgery / Receiving Stolen Property Arrest, 3:00-3:30 p.m., Wednesday, January 3, 2018, 2055 Fruitville Pike – S&T Bank (MT) – David Ortiz-Figueroa, M/21, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses after he possessed and cashed a stolen check at the...
Retail Theft Arrest, 8:41 p.m., Thursday, February 1, 2018, 1605 Lititz Pike – Giant Food Store (MT) – Joel Ramos, M/24, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after he was observed stealing $309.76 worth of merchandise from the store. Ramos fled the store when confronted by store...
UPDATE::: LOCATED AND INCARCERATED Burglary Arrest, 6:00 a.m., Friday, November 13, 2015, Ridgewood Road (LT) – Geoffrey Opio, Jr., M.21, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a lengthy burglary investigation. In November 2015, Opio entered a garage via an opened overhead...

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On 4/8/2018, the East Lampeter Township Police Department responded to the Ginza Restaurant 565 Greenfield Rd. for a burglary not in progress. Upon arrival, the investigation revealed that sometime over night a suspect(s) forcibly entered the business and removed cash. The investigation is ongoing.

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On 4/6/2018, Ofc. Werner of the East Lampeter Township Police Department observed an occupied vehicle in a business parking lot. Upon approaching the vehicle, the juvenile female passenger fled on foot. The investigation led to the arrest of the juvenile driver for (1) count of Possession of a...
On 4/6/2018, the East Lampeter Township Police Department responded to a residence in the 200 block of Sun Valley Dr., Leola, for a vandalism not in progress. Upon arrival, it was reported that an unknown suspect shattered the rear passenger window of the victim's vehicle. The damage occurred...

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Daily News Release – Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. False Identification to Law Enforcement / Possession of Marijuana Arrest, 2:12 a.m., Thursday, April 5, 2018, Oregon Pike at...
Special News Release – Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 SPECIAL NEWS RELEASE AGGRESSIVE DRIVING ENFORCEMENT On Tuesday, April 10, 2018, officers from the Manheim Township Police Department conducted...

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It was reported to the Columbia Borough Police that sometime between 7:30PM on 04-10-18 and 7:30AM on 04-11-18, someone entered a motor vehicle in the 200 blk. of Poplar St. and took a wallet containing cash and other personal items. The car was gone through and items were thrown around the inside...

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On Monday, 4/9/18, Columbia Police were able to locate Jessica Yingst (27) in Columbia Borough. She is no longer classified as missing/endangered.

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The Columbia Borough Police took a report of a burglary that occurred in the 200 blk. of S. 8th St. between Wednesday 04-04-18 and Saturday 04-07-18 at approx. 2:30AM. A flat screen TV and Xbox 1 gaming system were taken. If anyone in the area observed anything out of the ordinary in this area...

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We Need Your Help Identifying This Male At 5:26 p.m. on Saturday, March 24, 2018, the male pictured entered the Giant Food Store at 1360 Columbia Avenue and stole $465.60 worth of shrimp. Any person knowing the identity of this male should call the Manheim Township Police Department at 717-569-6401...

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On Thursday 05 April 2018 at approximately 2042 hrs. Officers from Platoon A responded to the area of the 500 blk. First St. at Old Dorwart St. for a report of a stabbing. Officers arrived and located a 17 year old male with a single stab wound to the abdomen. The male was conscious and talking...

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