Ephrata Police arrested Viktor Yefimov M/31 last known address of Allentown, Pa. for Receiving Stolen Property (a vehicle) following a vehicle stop in the 200 Block of Hahnstown Rd, Ephrata Township.
An Ephrata Police officer was on a vehicle stop in the 100 Block of Hahnstown Rd, Ephrata Township, when he received a stolen vehicle alert notice from his police vehicle's automatic plate reader indicating a vehicle that just drove by his location may be a stolen vehicle. The officer noticed the vehicle, a black Honda Civic, travel by at a very slow rate of speed causing traffic issues as it drove into the 200 block of Hahnstown Road. The officer stopped the apparent stolen vehicle, verified the vehicle was stolen from nearby Lancaster County jurisdiction on 5-25-19 and arrested the driver of the vehicle, Viktor Yefimov of Allentown, PA. Yefimov was taken into custody without incident and arrested for receiving stolen property (the vehicle) as well as Driving Under the Influence of a controlled substance and driving while being a suspended driver. The stolen vehicle was returned to the owner.
Yefimov was taken to Lancaster County Central Arraignment on the felony receiving stolen vehicle charges.