UPDATE: Long was captured on March 8, 2018 in East Cocalico Township. The Pennsylvania State Police are investigating that incident.
William “Billy” Long, 43, of Stevens, is wanted on a parole violation warrant held by the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole. Long is also a suspect in a crime spree in the Ephrata area occurring over the past week involving vehicle thefts, registration plate thefts, burglaries, retail thefts and the theft of car parts from cars parked on dealer parking lots. On Thursday March 1, 2018, Long was seen driving a stolen silver Toyota Sequoia with a dealer license plate. Anyone with information about Long’s whereabouts is asked to contact Ephrata Police at 717-733-8611 or your local police department.