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UPDATED October 5, 2017 at 11:10 a.m.: On October 4, 2017 at 0904 hours, Ephrata Police responded to vehicle accident with entrapment in the 300 block of South Reading Road, Ephrata Borough. A northbound Toyota sedan driven Ernest T. Capizzi, 64, of Lititz was struck in the rear by a northbound...
Ephrata Police responded to the Wawa store located at 620 S Reading Rd. in Ephrata Borough on Oct. 2nd, 2017 at 1:30pm for a report of a suspected DUI crash. A vehicle driven by Cynthia D. Arteaga, 53, of Akron drove over a curb, into a pole protecting a gas pump, backed up and struck another...

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Ephrata Police responded to a fight call in the area of 18 West Main St Saturday afternoon around 2:40pm involving a female and male. Police found Joyce Carroll who according to witnesses became loud with a male and then pushed and struck the male. She further attacked and hit a second male who was...
Ephrata Police on 9-29-17 filed criminal charges against Amy Blackburn F/40 of Tom Ave., Ephrata, PA and Jason Enright M/36 of Stephen Circle, Ephrata, PA following an investigation into a heroin and fentanyl overdose death of a 30yr old Ephrata man that occurred in August, 2017 in Ephrata, PA...

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On Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, at 10:20pm, the Ephrata Police received a report of a male individual soliciting money from customers in front of the KMart at 1127 Rothsville Rd. in Ephrata. Poilce responded and located Nicholas Allan Sarnicky, 22, of Whitehall, PA. Police determined he had earlier...
Ephrata Police charged a 16 year old Ephrata teen with robbery resulting from an incident which occurred on Friday, Dec. 16th, 2016. Police received a report from a juvenile male that he met an acquaintance, a 16 year old Ephrata resident, in an alleyway near the 100 block of Marshall St. in...

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Ephrata Police filed Theft charges against Gregory S. Graybill, 35, of Ephrata. On December 16, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Graybill removed a package, containing diapers, from a porch in the first block of Lincoln Ave, Ephrata Borough.

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Ephrata Police filed Retail Theft charges against Amy M. Boley, 28, of Ephrata. On December 14, 2016 at 1:22 p.m. Boley failed to pay for $181 worth of merchandise from Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township.

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Ephrata Police filed Retail Theft charges against William J. Martoia III, 36, of Honey Brook. On December 4, 2016 at 6:40 p.m. Martoia removed $343 worth of razors from Giant, 850 East Main Street, Ephrata Township. Video surveillance was used to identify Martoia.

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On 8/27/16 at 1543hrs, Ephrata Police were called to Heritage Rd at Riverside Dr. in Ephrata Township for a bicyclist that had been struck by a car. Witnesses reported that an 8 year old boy rode his bike on the street, through a STOP sign on Riverside Dr. and into the path of a vehicle driving on...

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On Friday 8/26/16 at 0220 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to the Turkey Hill, 903 S. State St. in Ephrata Borough for a reported robbery. A male entered the store wearing a dark colored hoodie, work gloves and a blue bandanna covering his face. The male pointed to the register and did not display a...

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On 8/24/16 at 0810 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving a horse and buggy in the 200 block of Meadow Valley Rd. in Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by Adam Newswanger, age 84, of Lititz PA, was east bound on Meadow Valley Rd. when he came upon and struck a horse and buggy...

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On 8/22/16 at 1135hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving three vehicles in the 200 Block of S. Reading Rd. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Cynthia Tomlin, of Virginia Beach, VA, struck a vehicle that was waiting for another vehicle to make a left turn, causing that...

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On 8/4/16 at 1219 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on the Rt. 222 south bound ramp leading to 322 (E. Main St.) A vehicle driven by Jacob Hershey, age 21, of New Holland, exited the highway onto the ramp and drove into several stopped vehicles at the bottom of the ramp. The crash...

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On December 26, 2015 at 2239 hours Ephrata Police responded to a restaurant / bar in the 1300 block of West Main Street, Ephrata Borough for a fight. A verbal dispute over an NFL game escalated into a physical fight inside of the bar. Disorderly Conduct citations will be filed against Mark J...
Ephrata Police are investigating a retail theft that occurred at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township on the evening of 12/18/15. Walmart asset protection advised police that a white male, approximately 6 foot tall, in his late twenties or early thirties failed to pay for over $1,000...
The Ephrata Police Department is attempting to identify the two male retail theft suspects pictured. In early October the pair walked out of Walmart without paying for over $500 worth of electronics. If you know these suspects, please contact Officer Mathews at 717-738-9200 X254.
Ephrata Police are attempting to identify a suspect who failed to pay for items at Walmart on the evening of November 13, 2015. The suspect is described as a white male in his thirties or forties who possibly has a tattoo or other mark on the left side of his neck. If you recognize this person,...
The Ephrata Police Department is investigating a report of a discharge of a firearm in the 200 block of Church Ave, Ephrata Borough on November 9, 2015 at 12:23 p.m. Any witnesses are asked to contact Ephrata Police Department at 717-733-8611. No one was injured during this event.

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