Ephrata Police on 11-12-17 around 1230am received a call from a citizen in the 200 block of Duke St reporting a male was walking up and down the street taking pumpkins from porches and smashing them in the street.    The police arrived in the area and found numerous pumpkins smashed, broken and scattered over a three block area of Duke Street; in all approximately 25-30 pumpkins were thrown about the street and needed to be removed from the travel lanes to allow vehicles to safely drive on the roadway.   The male was located by police in the area of Pine and Duke Streets and identified as Matthew Hepler 35yr old from Ephrata.   Hepler was cited for Disorderly Conduct for his actions.     

Sunday, November 12, 2017

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