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Ephrata Police received a report of a robbery that had just occurred at the A Plus Sunoco, 529 W. Main St. in Ephrata Borough. On Thursday, December 1, 2022 at approximately 9:04 p.m., a male suspect walked into the store and asked for all the money in the register, and when doing so, the suspect...

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Ephrata Police recently charged Keron D. Shockley, 30, of Leola, with Criminal Attempt to Commit Burglary. Police allege that on October 29, 2022 at 11:51 a.m., Shockley, who was partially masked wielding an axe, attempted to gain entry to an apartment in the first block of Washington Ave, Ephrata...
Ephrata Police are asking for assistance in identifying the two persons in the surveillance video captured on 11/26/2022 at the Ephrata Walmart. The individuals in the surveillance photographs are believed to have committed theft from multiple victims in West Cocalico Township and then used stolen...

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Robert Blair West
Ephrata Police recently arrested Robert Blair West, 32, of Mount Joy, for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. On 11/08/2022, at 2:04 p.m., an Ephrata Police officer observed West and knew he had two active arrest warrants from another jurisdiction. West was...
Ephrata Police recently arrested Austin Shelby Rook, 31, homeless, with Retail Theft and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. On November 07, 2022, at 1:00 p.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to Walmart for the report of a retail theft that had just occurred. Police learned that the suspect had fled...
Ephrata Police recently charged Keron D. Shockley, 30, of Leola, with Criminal Attempt to Commit Burglary. Police allege that on October 29, 2022 at 11:51 a.m., Shockley, who was partially masked wielding an axe, attempted to gain entry to an apartment in the first block of Washington Ave, Ephrata...
Robert Blair West
Ephrata Police recently arrested Robert Blair West, 32, of Mount Joy, for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. On 11/08/2022, at 2:04 p.m., an Ephrata Police officer observed West and knew he had two active arrest warrants from another jurisdiction. West was...
Ephrata Police recently arrested Austin Shelby Rook, 31, homeless, with Retail Theft and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. On November 07, 2022, at 1:00 p.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to Walmart for the report of a retail theft that had just occurred. Police learned that the suspect had fled...
Abbie K Ross-Gates
Ephrata Police recently charged Abbie K. Ross-Gates, 26, of Ephrata, with Driving Under the Influence (Refusal), Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana, and Driving on Roadways Laned for Traffic. On October 16, 2022, at 12:31 p.m., Ephrata Police observed a vehicle being driven by Ross-Gates...
Ephrata Police recently arrested Todd E. Hauck Jr., 34, homeless, with two separate felony counts for his Failure to Comply with Registration of Sexual Offenders Requirements after he failed to notify the Pennsylvania State Police and verify his address as required. Hauck remains incarcerated in...
Jackson, Daquai Anthony
The Ephrata Police Department hold an active arrest warrant for Daquai Jackson. It is alleged that on September 30, 2021 Jackson stole Yankee Candles from a store in the 400 block of North Reading Road, within Ephrata Township. If you know the whereabouts of Jackson, please contact the Ephrata...
***UPDATE*** The warrant has been served and the defendant was arranged. Ephrata Police obtained an arrest warrant for Kyle R. Brackbill, 30, last know address of Lititz, for theft. Police allege that in late December Brackbill stole a trailer and a four-wheeler from a storage area in the 1000...
Ephrata Police hold a warrant for the arrest of Ferdinand J. Michell III, 37, of Palmyra. On September 26, 2018, an employee of a business in the 300 block of South Reading Road, Ephrata Borough, reported that his wallet was taken from the office area. The value of the wallet and its contents was $...
Ephrata Police hold a warrant for the arrest of Daulton Lee Blessing, 23, last known address of Denver, PA. Blessing is charged with Retail Theft, Prohibited Offensive Weapons and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Police allege that on September 12, 2018, Blessing failed to pay for $168 worth of...
Ephrata Police hold a warrant for the arrest of Ivan Allen, 30, last known address of Clifton Heights, PA. Allen is charged with Involuntary Deviate Sexual Intercourse with a Child, Unlawful Contact with a Minor and Corruption of Minors. Police allege that in June of 2016, Allen had sexual contact...
Ephrata Police arrested John J. Figueroa M/32 with last known address of Reading, Pa as a fugitive from justice following an incident in Reinholds area of West Cocalico Township. Ephrata Police, while conducting business checks around 2:30am on 10-13-22 in the 100 block of W. Main St, Reinholds,...
Ephrata Police on 9-1-22 at approximately 2:40pm investigated a single vehicle accident in the 800 block of Martin Ave, Ephrata Borough involving an overturned SUV. Police arrived to find a silver Toyota Rav4 on it side against a utility pole with the 74hyr old female driver from Mountain Road,...
Ephrata Police conducted a Speed Compliance Check in the 400 Block of Adamstown Road, Adamstown Borough Tuesday 8-9-22 from 3-5pm. Ephrata Police stopped several vehicles with speeds topping 43MPH in a 25MPH zone with one stop resulting in drug possession charge filed against one motorist. Ephrata...

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Ephrata Police were called on 7-2-22 at approximately 3:25pm for a disturbance to the Adamstown Park in the 200 Block of West Main St, Adamstown. Ephrata Police arrived to find Felix Vasquez, 22 of Reading, Berks County, reportedly caused a disturbance in the area of the Adamstown Pool. Police upon...

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Ephrata Police are investigating the robbery of the Dollar Tree store in the 300 Block of North Reading Road, Ephrata Borough. Police responded Saturday evening 6-18-22 at approximately 9:23pm for the report of a man with a gun who possibly may still be in the store. Police arrived cleared the...

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Ephrata Police received a report of a robbery that had just occurred at the A Plus Sunoco, 529 W. Main St. in Ephrata Borough. On Thursday, December 1, 2022 at approximately 9:04 p.m., a male suspect walked into the store and asked for all the money in the register, and when doing so, the suspect...

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Ephrata Police are asking for assistance in identifying the two persons in the surveillance video captured on 11/26/2022 at the Ephrata Walmart. The individuals in the surveillance photographs are believed to have committed theft from multiple victims in West Cocalico Township and then used stolen...

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Recent Retail Theft Arrests at Walmart The following arrest were recently made for retail theft at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township, based upon complaints received from Walmart Asset Protection: On November 9, 2022 at 3:49 p.m., Elisa L. Burwick, 49, of Lancaster, failed to ring $144...
On October 17, 2022, at approximately 2:00 p.m., Ephrata Police responded to the 600 block of Mount Airy Road, West Cocalico Township, for a person run over by a bulldozer. Police and emergency crews arrived and determined one man was killed after being struck by the bulldozer. Police learned that...

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Ephrata Police recently filed the following citations: Stacy A. Martin, 52, of Ephrata, was charged with Harassment for attempting to use a stun-gun on a relative during a family dispute in the 1100 block of Steinmetz Road, Ephrata Borough, on September 8, 2022 at 12:51 p.m. John H. Turshman, 30,...