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On 7/8/18 at 1911 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run type vehicle accident in the 600 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Borough. Witnesses, and the 57 year old male driver of a Chevrolet Equinox reported he was stopped and waiting to make a left turn when he was struck from behind by...

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The Ephrata Police Department has concluded the investigation into a shooting reported on July 4, 2018 at 8:34 p.m. Police have determined that the original report of a shooting in the area of the basketball court along the Major Dick Winters Memorial Trail was false, as originally suspected. The...
On Tuesday July 3, 2018 at 7:08 p.m., Ephrata Police received a call from Sheetz, 891 East Main Street, Ephrata Township, informing police that a group of five people entered the store, two of whom stole frozen dessert treats. Police located the group in the parking lot near a light-colored sedan...
On 7/4/18 at 1357 hrs, Ephrata Police were called to Giant, 850 E. Main St Ephrata Township for a retail theft that just occurred. Store employees reported a female suspect concealed $68.97 worth of items in her purse and fled in a Silver Dodge Charger and they provided the vehicle registration...

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On 7/4/18 at 1357 hrs, Ephrata Police were called to Giant, 850 E. Main St Ephrata Township for a retail theft that just occurred. Store employees reported a female suspect concealed $68.97 worth of items in her purse and fled in a Silver Dodge Charger and they provided the vehicle registration...
Ephrata Police responded to the 800 Block of East Main St where they arrested Raymond C. Miller III M/53 of the 800 Blk of E. Main St, Ephrata on an outstanding misdemeanor Harassment warrant issued through the Chester County DA office. Miller was located at his residence and taken into custody...
Ephrata Police were called to the first block of East Pine Street on 06-28-18 at approximately 5:30am for a group of people in the street acting suspiciously. Police arrived to find four people hanging around vehicles who reportedly "just dropped off a friend". Police found a male, Jack B. Marks M/...
On Monday June 25, 2018 at approximately 8:35 a.m. the Ephrata Police were dispatched to a Robbery in Progress at the Ephrata National Bank downtown access located at 42 E. Main Street, Ephrata Borough. According to the dispatch, a man was inside and refusing to leave until the police came. Ephrata...

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Ephrata Police file charges against Kyle D. Smith M/18 of the 100 Block of Washington Ave, Ephrata for possession of Heroin, Marijuana and drug paraphernalia following a call along the Ephrata Rail Trail to the rear of 100 North State Street. Citizen reported suspicious activity of a male passed...

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Ephrata Police hold a warrant for the arrest of Brianne E. Mankins, 22, last known address of Ephrata. On May 22, 2018 at 12:32 a.m., Ephrata Police responded to the first block of East Pine Street, Ephrata Borough, to investigate a report of suspicious activity. Police located Mankins asleep in a...
Ephrata Police hold a warrant for the arrest of Nathan Edward Heinzig for the May 18, 2017 bank robbery at Santander Bank, 270 North Reading Road, Ephrata Township. Heinzig, 36, who last resided in the Hopeland area of Clay Township, is a white, male 5’ 10” tall, 200 pounds with blue eyes. Heinzig...

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On 7/8/18 at 1911 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run type vehicle accident in the 600 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Borough. Witnesses, and the 57 year old male driver of a Chevrolet Equinox reported he was stopped and waiting to make a left turn when he was struck from behind by...

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On 7/5/18 at 1503hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on S. State St. at N. 11th St. in Ephrata Township. The accident involved three vehicles travelling south on S. State St. A vehicle driven by Sidney Dundon, 19, of Leola, struck the back of another vehicle that was stopping for a...

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On 6/25/18 at 1416 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving roll-over in the 800 block of Rettew Mill Rd. in Ephrata Township. A Nissan SUV driven by Richard Griffe, 60, of Ephrata, left the roadway for an unknown reason, struck a large tree and rolled over several times coming...

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On Friday 6/15/18 at 1927hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving a pedestrian struck at S. Reading Rd. and Old Mill Rd. in Ephrata Borough. The investigation revealed a 14 year old male ignored a don’t walk pedestrian signal and ran across S. Reading Rd. and into the path of a...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a report of Burglary and Criminal Trespass involving two adjoining properties in the 200 block of Kline Road, Stevens, (West Cocalico Township). Ephrata Police received a report on 6-8-18 from the Friendly Horsemans Club in the 200 block of Kline Road of vandalism...

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The Ephrata Police Department has concluded the investigation into a shooting reported on July 4, 2018 at 8:34 p.m. Police have determined that the original report of a shooting in the area of the basketball court along the Major Dick Winters Memorial Trail was false, as originally suspected. The...
On Tuesday July 3, 2018 at 7:08 p.m., Ephrata Police received a call from Sheetz, 891 East Main Street, Ephrata Township, informing police that a group of five people entered the store, two of whom stole frozen dessert treats. Police located the group in the parking lot near a light-colored sedan...
On the evening of July 4, 2018 at approximately 8:34 p.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital for a report of two patients who presented with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. Following protocol and Pennsylvania Law, the hospital notified police.. The victims –...
Ephrata Police are investigating graffiti vandalism that occurred over the weekend to a residence in the 100 block of West Fulton Street and the bridge overpass on West Main Street at Route 272, Ephrata Borough. If you have any information about possible suspects or recognize the tagging, contact...
Ephrata Police charged Mary Weaver, 26, of New Providence, Jesse L. Herr, 21, of New Providence and a 15-year-old female from Ephrata with Retail Theft. Police allege that the trio stole over $200 in merchandise from K-Mart, Walmart and Turkey Hill on the evening of June 10, 2018.

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