Ephrata Police recently charged Joshua J. Toomey, 42, of New Holland with Aggravated Assault. On January 1, 2019 at 2:00 p.m., while a patient in the Wellspan – Ephrata Emergency Room, Toomey kicked an ER staff member in the ribs while she was attempting to treat Toomey. The staff member was treated for pain to her ribs. Toomey was arrested on January 8, 2019 at the completion of his treatment. Toomey failed to post bail and is incarcerated in Lancaster County Prison. Toomey is presumed innocent.