Ephrata Police responded to a residence in the 300 Block of South State Street, Ephrata for the report of person(s) possibly inside a residence taking things while owners were away on vacation.
Ephrata Police checked the house and found a female inside the house who then attempted to flee out the rear basement doors but was quickly apprehended by Ephrata Police. Ephrata Police while taking the female into custody discovered a second person, a male, in the basement who was subsequently apprehended. The two were identified as Marie Larusso F/21 and Nash I. Keppley M/26 both from the Ephrata Area. Keppley and Larusso were each charged with felony criminal trespassing and criminal conspiracy.
Both were taken to Lancaster County Central arraignment. Investigation continues.