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On 4/5/19 at 1614 hrs, Ephrata Police were called to the Walmart in the 800 block of E. Main St for a shoplifter in custody. Loss prevention employees reported, and store video surveillance showed, Colleen George, 43, of Lititz, repeatedly scanning an item but bagging other un-scanned items with it...

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Ephrata Police filed criminal charges on 4-8-19 against Daniel J. Smith M/37, Denver, PA for Possession of Controlled substance and drug paraphernalia following a vehicle stop on Thursday evening 4-4-19 in Adamstown Borough. Ephrata Police stopped a vehicle in Adamstown Borough on N. Reading Rd (PA...
Ephrata Police recently charged a 17-year-old Ephrata male with Theft. On February 6, 2019, a resident of the first block of North Church Street, Ephrata Borough, reported that a juvenile took a Highpoint model 915H, 9mm handgun while visiting the residence. Although police were able to identify...
Ephrata Police recently charged the second suspect in the December 16, 2108 burglary of the Sunoco convenience store in the 100 block of East Main Street, West Cocalico Township. Police charged a 17-year-old male from Denver with Burglary, Criminal Conspiracy, Theft and Criminal Mischief. Charges...
On 4/6/19 at 1612 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving four vehicles, with injury, in the 800 block of East Main Street in Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by Lisa Noel, 41, of Mohnton, failed to stop for stopped vehicles and struck a vehicle in front, pushing it into the...

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Ephrata Police arrested Rachelle L. Ulrich F/43 of Akron, PA for public drunkenness Sunday 3-31-19 at approximately 9:20pm. Ephrata Police were called to the 200 Block of North Reading Road Sunday evening for a female who appeared highly intoxicated; it was reported she was stumbling around a...
Ephrata Police cited Christopher Bock M/62 of Uxbridge, Massachusetts following and incident at the Ephrata Walmart around 5pm Sunday 3-31-19. Ephrata Police received a report from Walmart Asset Protection of an accident in the parking lot involving a white box truck which struck a cart corral...
Ephrata Police recently charged Norma J. Harbold, 76, of Brownstown, with Theft by Deception for defrauding an Ephrata resident of $112,750 in cash and property. For over a year, the victim, a senior citizen with poor eyesight, relied on Harbold to fill out the victim’s checks to pay her bills...
On 3/28/19 at 10:04 p.m. Ephrata Police assisted another police agency with recovering a stolen vehicle in the first block of Hilldale Dr. in Ephrata Township. During the investigation officers found drug paraphernalia and a loaded handgun in the recovered vehicle and identified the suspect using...
Ephrata Police have filed DUI charges against a driver following an accident investigation on 3/1/19 at approximately 0500hrs. Police were notified of a pickup truck that slid off the roadway and into a utility pole in the 100 block of S. Reading Rd in Ephrata Borough. The driver, Nathan Bock, 21,...

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On Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at approximately 5:55pm, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run crash at the intersection of Rt. 272(S Reading Rd.) and Meadow Valley Rd. A 2019 green Ford Mustang was travelling westbound across Rt. 272 on Meadow Valley Rd. and had a green traffic signal. A small...

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On 1/7/19 at 1614 hrs Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on S. Reading Rd. at S. Academy Dr. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Kimberly Seymour, 21, of Denver, turned left in front of a vehicle approaching from the other direction. No one was injured. Both vehicles were towed from...

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On 12/28/18 at 2151 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a report of a vehicle that crashed into the woods in the first block of Greenville Rd. in West Cocalico Township. Police found a pickup truck had left the roadway, sheared a utility pole and crashed into a wooded area. The driver, Walter Kaufman...

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On Sunday morning, December 16, 2018 at 2:05am, Ephrata Police responded to a reported burglary which had just occurred at the Sunoco gas station located at 185 E Main St. in Reinholds. Police arrived to find the front door glass broken. It was reported that numerous items of merchandise were...

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On Monday 12/10/18 at 0800hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 500 Block of N. Ridge Rd. in West Cocalico Township. The driver, Kim Shay, 52, of Denver, reported she fell asleep and her vehicle left the right side of the roadway and struck a tree. Shay was taken to an area...

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On 2/28/19 Ephrata Police attempted to serve a Lancaster County bench warrant on Taylor Harsh, age 25, at a residence in the 500 Block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Borough. Police observed both Harsh and Stephen Killinger, age 24, inside the residence. Police knocked and Harsh and Killinger ran out of...

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Ephrata Police cited four males early Monday evening 2-26-19 for Underage Possession of Alcohol following a crash in the 400 Block of North Reading Road (Pa.272) in Ephrata Township. Ephrata Police attempted to stopped a red Ford Explorer for a traffic violation but before the stop was initialed...

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Ephrata Police Department is seeking the public's assistance with identifying this male who was reportedly involved in several thefts at Walmart. You can contact Officer O'Hanlon directly at 717.738.9200 ext. 272 or submit a tip anonymously by clicking the button below.
On February 8, 2019 at 4:00 p.m., Ephrata Police investigated a strong-arm robbery near the intersection of Peach Alley and Church Ave., Ephrata Borough. The victim reported that he was lured to the area under the ruse of purchasing marijuana; instead, two subjects forcefully removed over $500 from...
Update February 13, 2019: Ephrata Police received numerous named and anonymous tips providing the identity of the person of interest. Thank you! On February 8, 2019 at 4:00 p.m., Ephrata Police investigated a strong-arm robbery near the intersection of Peach Alley and Church Ave., Ephrata Borough...

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