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On 7/29/17 at 0953, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on West Main St. at the intersection with Oak St. in Ephrata Borough. The investigation revealed that an eastbound vehicle on W. Main St. was stopped and waiting to turn left onto N. Oak St. A second vehicle, driven by Lester Moyer...

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Driving Under the Influence and a traffic charge have been filed against Laura Malmer, age 34, of Ephrata, following a DUI investigation on 7/21/17. Police observed Malmer driving without illuminated headlights at night, through several blocks of S. State St. and Rothsville Rd. in Ephrata Borough...
On 7/25/17 at 1324 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving three vehicles in the 1100 block of S. State St (RT 272) in Ephrata Township. A cattle truck, driven by Bryan Weaver, age 21, of Newmanstown PA, failed to stop for stopped traffic and struck the back of one vehicle...

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On 7/20/17 at 1729 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on S. Line Rd. at Indiantown Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by Ester Hoover, age 59, of Denver, pulled from the stop sign on Indiantown Rd. into the path of a vehicle on S. Line Rd. No one was injured. Both...

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On 7/16/17 at 0154 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 2700 block of N. Reading Rd. in Adamstown Borough. A northbound vehicle, driven by Cody Martin, age 19, of Mohnton, crossed over the oncoming lane, went onto an embankment where it sheared a large business sign and...

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Ephrata police were called to a domestic dispute in the first block of Park Ave. in Ephrata Borough at 2:17 AM on Sat. July 1st. Police arrested Jose Antonio Vega-Garcia, 30, of Reading, and charged him with one count of Simple Assault(misdemeanor 2.) He was arraigned before MDJ Chudzik and bail...
Ephrata Police recently charged Kevin A. Brzostek, 21, of Reading with Institutional Vandalism and Criminal Trespass. On the evening of May 10, 2017, Brzostek entered Ephrata Area School District property in the 100 block of South Market Street, Ephrata Township and damaged property, including heat...
Ephrata Police recently charged Jeremy P. Brown, 38, of Lancaster with Furnishing Liquor to Minors. Charges were the result of a police investigation to determine the supplier of alcohol at an underage drinking party in the 100 block of East Walnut Street, Ephrata Borough, on January 13, 2017...
Ephrata Police were called to the area of 11 West Main Street, Reinholds, in West Cocalico Twp Sunday evening around 8pm for a hit and run accident that just occurred. Witness and the vehicle owner reported a black Dodge Neon struck a parked vehicle at 11 W. Main St which was owned by Jamie...

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On June 19, 2017 at 1705 hours Ephrata Police responded to Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township for a retail theft. Police charged Royce J. Sweed, 21, of Denver with Retail Theft for failing to pay for and under-ringing $234.07 worth of merchandise.

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On 7/20/17 at 1729 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on S. Line Rd. at Indiantown Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by Ester Hoover, age 59, of Denver, pulled from the stop sign on Indiantown Rd. into the path of a vehicle on S. Line Rd. No one was injured. Both...

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On 7/16/17 at 0154 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 2700 block of N. Reading Rd. in Adamstown Borough. A northbound vehicle, driven by Cody Martin, age 19, of Mohnton, crossed over the oncoming lane, went onto an embankment where it sheared a large business sign and...

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On 7/15/17 at 2237 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 2600 block of W. Route 897 in West Cocalico Township. A westbound vehicle, driven by Alyssa Merkey, age 41, of Reading, crossed over the oncoming lane, sheared a utility pole and crashed into an occupied residence. No one...

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On 7/15/17 at 2027 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident at the intersection of N. Ridge Road and Route 897 in Reinholds, West Cocalico Township. A south bound vehicle, driven by Sarah Kurczewski, age 19, of Mohnton, failed to stop for a STOP sign and struck a vehicle traveling...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a Hit and Run accident that occurred sometime between 2000hrs on 07-11-17 and 0800hrs on 07-12-17. Washington Avenue Bible Church reported their church van was struck while parked along the street at Washington and Marshall Streets sometime over the evening and...

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Ephrata Police held a warrant for the arrest of Nathan Edward Heinzig for the May 18, 2017 bank robbery at Santander Bank, 270 North Reading Road, Ephrata Township. On Friday May 26, 2017 at 1155 hours an alert employee at a local business noticed that Nathan E. Heinzig was a passenger in a vehicle...
On May 23, 2017 at 1528 hours, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident at the intersection of Route 897 and North Peartown Road, West Cocalico Township. A commercial truck driven by Timothy Mohn Jr., 38, of Myerstown, swerved to avoid a vehicle that pulled out from a stop sign. Mohn’s truck...
On May 22, 2017 at 1125 hours, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on State Route 222 northbound north of Glenwood Road, Ephrata Township. A white sedan traveling southbound, driven by Christie Beutler, 20, of Lititz, crossed the center median and struck a northbound SUV, driven by...
Ephrata Police Identify Person of Interest in Bank Robbery Ephrata Police are seeking the whereabouts of Nathan Edward Heinzig, 36, who last resided in the Hopeland area of Clay Township. Ephrata Police want to question Heinzig about his involvement in a bank robbery that occurred on Thursday May...
Ephrata Police conducted a speed compliance check in the 100-200 blocks of Church Avenue in Ephrata Borough on Monday 05-17-17 from 2pm-6pm. Ephrata Police cited eleven (11) motorist for exceeding the posted 25mph speed limit, with the highest speed cited at 43mph.

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