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On 2/27/17 at 0308 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run vehicle accident on E. Main St at State St. in Ephrata Borough. A 25 year old female from Ephrata was crossing East Main St. in the crosswalk, and was struck by an older green pickup truck turning left from North State St. onto East...

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On 2/24/17 at 1830 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on route 322 at Hahnstown Rd. in Ephrata Township. An east bound vehicle driven by Steven Bevan of Reinholds, turned left in front of an approaching west bound van. The impact caused the vehicle to spin 180 degrees in the...

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On 2/24/17 at 1930 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on Rt. 222 in Ephrata Township involving a car and a tractor trailer. A car driven by Thomas Manmiller of Denver, PA, was in the left lane tailgating an uninvolved vehicle while trying to pass a tractor trailer. The car moved...

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Ephrata Police conducted a speed compliance check on Monday afternoon 02-20-17 from 2pm to 6pm in the 2800 Block of North Reading Road (Pa.Rt.272) in Adamstown Borough. The speed along this section of North Reading Road is posted 45mph and Ephrata Police were able to stop and issue traffic...

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On 2/21/17 at 1754 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving two vehicles on E Main St. at the intersection of Pleasant Valley Rd. in Ephrata Township. A west bound vehicle, driven by Tanena Binder of Leola, turned left in front of an east bound vehicle driven by Chad Lammer of...

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Ephrata Police recently charged Tomas R. Matias, 41, of Ephrata for his involvement in a vehicle accident on September 14, 2016 at 1105 hours in the 400 block of North Reading Road, Ephrata Township. Matias pulled from a parking lot onto North Reading Road and struck another vehicle. The passenger...
On October 30, 2016 at 3:26 a.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to a vehicle accident in the 900 block of North State Street, Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by Bryan E. Burkholder, 42, of Ephrata struck a utility pole. Burkholder was arrested for DUI. His BAC was .248%.
On November 2, 2016, Ephrata Police arrested Ryan F. Steffy, 28, of Stevens, for the November 1, 2016, daylight burglary of a barn in the 100 block of Gockley Road, West Cocalico Township. Police allege that Steffy entered a barn around 3:30 p.m. and stole a bicycle. Multiple witnesses assisted the...

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Ephrata Police recently charged an Adamstown Borough man with Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance, Driving Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. On October 5, 2016 at 7:05 a.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to the 300 block of West...
William Michael Stringer III, 23, of Ephrata, has been charged with Tampering with Evidence, Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia following an incident on Saturday morning. At about 1:00 a.m., Police noticed that Stringer was asleep in his vehicle with...

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At approximately 2:45AM on July 20, 2016, a male suspect entered the Turkey Hill store at 3585 Rothsville Rd. and demanded the money from the register. The clerk handed over an undisclosed amount of money and the suspect fled the store on foot. A weapon was not displayed or mentioned during the...
Update: On Tuesday July 12, 2016 at 1856 hours, Ephrata Police investigated a one vehicle accident in the 200 block of Sportsman Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A bicyclist found an overturned vehicle in a small stream in the rural area. The driver had been ejected from the vehicle and was...

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On 7/9/16 at 1157 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 1500 block of Division Highway in Ephrata Township. A west bound vehicle driven by Troy Martin, age 40, of Mount Joy, failed to stop for traffic in front of it and struck another vehicle from behind. The other vehicle was...

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Following an investigation into distribution of Heroin, the Ephrata Police, along with the Lancaster County Drug Task Force, executed a search warrant at 111 Grant Street, Ephrata Borough on Friday July 8, 2016 at approximately 6:30 a.m. Investigators located several residents inside as well as...
On 7/6/16 at 1501 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on E. Mohler Chruch Rd. at Ridge Ave. in Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by Elizabeth Stacks, age 72, proceeded from a STOP sign into the path of a vehicle on Ridge Ave., causing a collision. The driver of the vehicle on Ridge...

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Ephrata Police received a report of a Bank Robbery at the Ephrata National Bank in the first block of East Main Street, Ephrata Borough on 7-16-15 at approximately 1425hrs. The downtown ENB drive through bank, which also has a walk in counter, was robbed at gun point this afternoon by what appeared...

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The Ephrata Police Department is investigating graffiti vandalism to nine businesses in Ephrata Borough. The vandalism occurred over the past 4 days and depicts the word “Kore”. Anyone with suspect information is asked to contact the Ephrata Police Department at 717-733-8611.
The Ephrata Police Department responded to over a dozen reports of vehicles entered late Thursday/Early Friday July 2&3, 2015. Items such as wallets, a fixed blade knife, GPS devices, and cash were stolen. A common theme in the thefts is that most, if not all, the vehicles were unlocked. The...
The Ephrata Police Department recently concluded a burglary investigation with the arrest of Andrew Wenger (18) of Leola, Jeremy Huber (18) of East Earl, and Bronson Martin (18) of Ephrata. Andrew Wenger and Jeremy Huber are accused of burglarizing an Ephrata Township butcher shop on three separate...
The driver of a gold minivan (pictured) became pinned after she stepped out to retreive a dropped item at the Susuehanna Bank drivethrough at 1300 West Main Street, Ephrata. Joy Oberholtzer, 30, of Ephrata, was confined between the door of her van, the protective bollard, and the ground when the...

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