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On Thursday June 25th, 2020, Jorge L. Vega turned himself into police on a previously issued burglary warrant. Vega failed to post bail and is incarcerated in Lancaster County Prison. Prior Release: Warrant Details Warrant Type : Criminal Date Issued : Monday June 22nd, 2020 Issuing Authority : MDJ...

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The Ephrata Police Department responded to a single ATV crash on 06/13/20 at 7:38 p.m. Anthony Grace, 33 years old of Stevens, PA was driving a four-wheeler on Spring Garden St when he lost control and crashed. Grace was thrown from the four-wheeler onto the roadway, the four-wheeler landed on top...
On June 17, 2020 at 11:11 a.m., Ephrata Police and local rescue personnel were dispatched to the 300 block of South Cocalico Road, West Cocalico Township, for a motor cycle accident. A 68-year-old Berks County man lost control of his motorcycle when he attempted to adjust his lane position for an...
On Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at approximately 0520 hours a citizen reported vandalism to a split rail fence on the Ephrata Rail Trail. The vandalism occurred sometime overnight, the fence is owned by Ephrata Borough. Anyone with information on the individuals or actions that caused the damage is...

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Ephrata Police filed charges against Michael L. Furnier M/37 of Eagle Dr., Ephrata following an incident involving a gun on 6-07-2020 around 2:00pm on Steinmetz Road, Ephrata Borough. Ephrata Police were called to the 1100 block of Steinmetz Road, Ephrata Borough Sunday afternoon for a male who...

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Ephrata Police charged Randall Good, 54, of Ephrata, with Terroristic Threats and Simple Assault after an encounter he had with an acquaintance on April 9, 2020 in the 100 block of Heritage Road, Ephrata Township. Good is presumed innocent.
Ephrata Police recently charged Jose A. Rodriguez-Almodovar, 38, of Ephrata with Retail Theft. Walmart asset protection alleges that on April 4, 2020 at 5:00 p.m., Rodriguez-Almodovar removed UPC/price labels from two tumblers valued at $0.50 each and attached them to two separate tools sets valued...

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Ephrata Police recently charged Jay A. Brubaker, 35, of Ephrata, with Criminal Trespass and Criminal Mischief. On March 30, 2020 at 10:18 a.m., a resident from the 800 block of East Main Street, Ephrata Township, called police and indicated that a man, whom he did not know, entered his cars, his...
Investigators from the Ephrata Police Department have charged Luke Alexander Denlinger, 34, of Rothsville, with Theft by Unlawful Taking. Denlinger is accused of stealing Dewalt power tools, valued at $889, from the back of a pick up truck in the 400 block of Brossman Road, Ephrata Township, on the...

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On March 24, 2020 at 2:12 p.m., Ephrata Police arrested Ricky L. Emerich, Jr., 36, of Wernersville, for Public Drunkenness at the Cloister Shopping Center at 108 North Reading Road, Ephrata Borough. Emerich was disturbing customers while extremely intoxicated. Emerich was incarcerated in Berks...

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On Friday evening 2/21/20, Ephrata Police conducted a traffic detail on Main St. in Adamstown Borough in response to citizen reports of loud cars and reckless driving in that area. Police stopped seven vehicles, issued six citations for stop sign violations, an inspection violation and reckless...

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On 11/16/19 at 1257 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to West Main Street at Church Avenue in Ephrata Borough for a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle. A 39 year old Ephrata Woman was crossing Main St. after receiving the walk signal, when she was struck by a vehicle on N. Church St. turning left...

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Ephrata Township; US 322/ East Main St East and West bound lanes will be CLOSED for several hours due to serious motorcycle crash with injuries. The roadway will be shut between Bethany Road and Pleasant Valley Road to allow utility crews time to replace utility pole and wires. Ephrata Police...
On 10/23/19 at 0653hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving a person struck, on West Locust Street at North State Street in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Laura Martin, age 22, of Ephrata, turned left from State Street and struck Madelon Metzger, 68, of Ephrata, while she...

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On 10/19/19 at 1307 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving a vehicle that drove into a building in the 2800 Block of N. Reading Rd. in Adamstown Borough. A vehicle operated by Edward Krasovec, 86, of Sinking Spring, was parking the vehicle when his foot slipped from the brake...

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Ephrata Police at approximately 4:20pm. 4-11-2020 responded and investigated a one vehicle crash with injuries on US 222 south bound at the US 322 overpass. Police determined through witnesses a silver Toyota sedan driving south on US 22 by Timothy Kreitz M/58 of Sinking Spring, PA drifted to the...

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Ephrata Police are investigating additional graffiti vandalism to the Oak Street bridge tunnel at the Ephrata – Thomas Grater Community Park. The graffiti is similar to recent graffiti on the Warwick to Ephrata Rail-to-Trail and previous graffiti along Route 222 in Berks County. If you have any...
Ephrata Police are investigating graffiti vandalism to the Route 272 tunnel wall of the Warwick to Ephrata Rail-to-Trail. Sometime between the afternoon on Friday April 3, 2020 and the evening on Saturday April 4, 2020, someone decided that painting graffiti was an acceptable reason to leave home...
On 4/3/20 at 1238 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run vehicle accident in the 200 block of West Main Street in Ephrata Borough. Witnesses reported a female in a white sedan, crossed over the centerline and drove head on into an oncoming pickup truck, driven by a 49 year old Reinholds man...

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On 3/27/20 at 0353 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving a tractor and trailer on RT 222 north bound at mile marker 41.7 in Ephrata Township. The tractor and trailer, driven by Toby Borelli, 59, of Allentown PA, left the roadway and struck an unoccupied, disabled vehicle, on...

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