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Ephrata Police investigated an accident at the intersection of Royer and Rothsville Roads on 6-14-18 at approximately 1015hrs. Ephrata Police arrived to find two vehicles collided within the intersection after a south bound van driven by Claudia Yang F/22 of Ephrata apparently failed to stop for a...

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Ephrata Police investigated a two car crash at the intersection of Schoneck and Indiantown Roads on 6-14-18 around 0830am. A vehicle driven by 21yr old female Katelyn Bennett of Reinholds, reportedly pulled on to Schoneck Road from the stop sign on Indiantown Rd when it was not clear to do s...

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Ephrata Police arrested Garry L. Ford M/63 of Ephrata for Criminal Trespassing following an incident at approximately 0350hrs 6-12-18. Ephrata Police responded to the 100 block of Washington Avenue for the complaint of an intoxicated male inside their home. The male left the house prior to police...
Ephrata Police responded to the 100 Block of Parkview Heights Road for the report of a crash involving a Horse and Buggy wagon and automobile with injuries. Ephrata Police found a vehicle being driven by Francis Miller of Lititz, Pa was west bound in the 100 block of Parkview Hgts Rd and struck the...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a report of Burglary and Criminal Trespass involving two adjoining properties in the 200 block of Kline Road, Stevens, (West Cocalico Township). Ephrata Police received a report on 6-8-18 from the Friendly Horsemans Club in the 200 block of Kline Road of vandalism...

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Ephrata Police responded to a disturbance in progress in the 200 Block of Hahnstown Rd, Ephrata Township Sunday night 5-27-18 around 1125pm involving a male and female. Upon arrival the female reported she was assaulted by a male, 27 yr old Howard G. Knight III who fled the scene prior to police...
Ephrata Police have charged Rick Lee "Turtle" Vierling, 48, male, of Ephrata with one count of Distributing a Small Amount of Marijuana - Not for Sale. It is alleged that Vierling gave an unsolicited small amount of marijuana to a 17 year old female who was working at the restaurant he frequented...
On 5/24/18, Michael Thomas-Matthews, 51, of Ephrata, was released from a Philadelphia area hospital and was taken into police custody. He was arraigned on the charges of Arson Endangering Persons, Aggravated Arson and Causing Or Risking A Catastrophe. The charges stem from an incident on May 14,...
On May 23, 2018 at 1:59 p.m., within one hour of obtaining and publicizing an arrest warrant, Ephrata Police received a tip and located Brianne E. Mankins at a residence in the 700 block of Primrose Lane, Ephrata Township. Mankins will be arraigned this evening. Previous Release: Ephrata Police...
Ephrata Police have filed Harassment and Disorderly Conduct charges against Henry Martin, age 83, of Reinholds, following a report of unwanted physical contact between Martin and a 15 year old female. The incident occurred on 5/4/18 in the parking lot of a business in the 900 block of N. State St...

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Ephrata Police were able to stop a wrong way driver early Tuesday morning 3-27-18 at 12:39 a.m. after receiving numerous complaints of a vehicle traveling south bound in the north bound lanes of US 222. County police dispatch initially received several reports at approximately 12:29 a.m. of the...

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On 3/14/18 at 0852 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated an accident involving three vehicles in the 200 Block of N. State St. in Ephrata Borough. A northbound vehicle driven by Daniel Ludwig, age 36, of Ephrata, PA., struck another vehicle stopped in front of it, pushing it into another stopped vehicle...

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On 3/14/18 at 1045 hrs. Ephrata Police investigated an accident involving three vehicles on S. Reading Rd. at S. Academy Dr. in Ephrata Borough. A northbound vehicle operated by Mary Getz, age 80, of Denver, PA., failed to make the left turn onto S. Academy Dr. and drove into another vehicle...

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On Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 at 1140 hours the Ephrata Police Dept. responded to Rt. 322 at Rt. 272 for a report of a crash involving a tractor-trailer where the load affixed to the bed of the trailer struck the under side of the overpass. The truck was owned by Xylem Dewatering Solution from...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a Diversion Burglary and Theft that occurred at a residence on Bethany Rd. in Ephrata Borough on 2/14/18. A while male suspect arrived in a white car. He told the elderly homeowner that his mother was moving into the house next door and asked the homeowner to step...

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Ephrata Police Monday evening 4-23-18 around 7:50pm responded for a hazardous material spill involving large amount of oil substance that was leaking onto the roadway from a truck tractor. Witness stated it began to leak in the 200 Block of N. Reading Road covering the south lane, continuing onto...

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Ephrata Police investigated a two vehicle accident at the intersection of West Main St (US 322) and West Fulton St on Saturday 4-14-18 around 5pm. Ephrata Police were able to determine that a vehicle being driven by Shelby L. Hoffman F/24 of Reading initially stopped on W. Fulton St and then pulled...

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On April 14, 2018 at 7:47 p.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to a parking lot at Wellspan Ephrata Community Hospital to assist a Lancaster County Sheriff’s Deputy with a prisoner resisting arrest. Upon the arrival of Ephrata Police, the prisoner had escaped the custody of the deputy and ran into...
Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving a motorcycle Friday evening 4-13-18 at 8:00pm. The accident occurred in the east bound lanes at the intersection of East Main St (US 322) and US 222 ramp. Motorcycle operated by Brian Schell M/54 of East Earl, PA was east bound on East Main...

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Ephrata Police investigated the report of a three car accident in the 1100 Block of South State St (PA Rt 272) Friday 4-13-18 around 3:40pm Ephrata Police determined a white truck owned by a traffic control flag company was traveling south bound in the 1100 block of S. State St (Pa Rt 272) when for...

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