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Zachary Thomas, age 22, of Denver, was taken into custody in the 100 block of N. State St. in Ephrata Borough on 5/24/17 on an outstanding Lancaster County bench warrant. Thomas was turned over to the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office for transport to Lancaster County Prison.

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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...
Ephrata Police hold 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. Heinzig, 36, who last resided in the Hopeland area of Clay Township, is a white, male 5’ 10” tall, 200 pounds with blue eyes. Heinzig...

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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...

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On Friday December 9, 2016, Ephrata Police received information that a bench warrant was issued for Bethany C. Gee, 19, of Ephrata, for violating bail conditions related to a previous Homicide by Vehicle charge. Ephrata Police contacted Gee’s family and made arrangements for Gee to turn herself in...
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Ephrata Police filed Retail Theft charges against Serena A. Schmuck, 31, of Denver. Walmart asset protection associates allege that on November 16, 2016 at 1140 a.m., a female left the store failing to pay for $361 in merchandise including a generator. Walmart provided the Ephrata Police with...

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Ephrata Police arrested Dylan D. Rineer, 24, of Ephrata on an outstanding Lancaster County Sheriff's bench warrant. Police located Rineer in the first block of W. Main St. in Reinholds around 6:00am on Friday, Dec. 2, 2016 and took Rineer into custody without incident. Rineer was transferred to the...
On 11/25/16 at 1350 hrs, Ephrata Police were called to meet a Red Rose Transit bus in the 800 block Of E. Main St. in Ephrata Township for an intoxicated passenger who was causing a disturbance. Police cited Carl Hornberger, age 61, of Ephrata, with Public Drunkenness and transported him to his...
On 11/23/16, Ephrata Police took Matthew L. Enck, age 32, of Denver, into custody on a probation violation detainer at the Ephrata office of Lancaster County Probation. When Enck was taken into custody, he was found to be in possession of marihuana. Enck was also found to be in possession of...

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On 9/23/16 at 0911 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving three vehicles on N. Reading Rd. at Martin Ave. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Kelsey Boos, age 29, of Ephrata, struck the back of a vehicle stopped at the traffic light, causing the struck vehicle to hit the...

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On 9/20/18 at 1634 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 600 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Phillip Doty, age 23, of Avondale PA, drifted to the shoulder where it struck a parked vehicle, sending that vehicle forward into another parked vehicle...

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On 9/20/16 at 1019 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the first block of E. Fulton St. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Kathleen Ponder, age 50, of Denver PA, drove her vehicle into another vehicle that was stopped in front of her. No one was injured. Ponder was taken...

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On 9/20/16 at 1711 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident at E Fulton St. and Lake St. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Clair Lausch, age 87 of Akron, failed to yield the right of way to another vehicle causing the two to collide. No one was injured. One vehicle was towed from...

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On Wed. Sept. 14th, at 5:00pm the Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle crash at the intersection of Schoeneck Rd and Springville Rd. involving two vehicles. A Toyota Corolla driven by Joyce Doster of Ephrata turned left in front of a Ford F150 driven by Philip Ditzler of Ephrata. No serious injury...

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On October 2, 2015 at 11:54 p.m., Ephrata Police responded to the 100 block of Church Ave., Ephrata Borough, for a stabbing. A physical altercation occurred in the backyard of a residence between two men both of whom believed that the other was interfering with their relationship with a female. The...
Around 11pm on Wed., Sept. 30, 2015, the pictured suspect entered the Turkey Hill store at 3585 Rothsville Rd. in Ephrata and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect did display a handgun and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash. Anyone with information is asked to call the Ephrata Police...

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At 11:28 a.m. on Wednesday September 30, 2015, the Susquehanna Bank (a branch of BB&T) Lincoln location was robbed by a white male wearing a black hoodie, sunglasses, and gloves. The thief made off with an undisclosed amount of cash. He is described as having pale skin. If anyone recognizes...

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On September 15, 2015 at 9:39 a.m., graffiti of a threatening nature was found in a restroom at Ephrata High School, 803 Oak Boulevard, Ephrata. School District Administration immediately notified the Ephrata Police Department and conducted a cooperative investigation. Staff determined that there...
The Ephrata Police Department is currently investigating threatening graffiti at Ephrata High School. A release from the school district is attached.

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