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On February 3, 2018 at 2:25 a.m., Ephrata Police responded to a pedestrian struck in the 400 block of East Main Street, Ephrata Borough. Police arrived and found Abby R. Grimm, 44, of Ephrata lying in the street with a serious head injury. Through the police investigation a suspect vehicle...
Ephrata Police at approximately 1025pm on 2-2-18 responded to a single vehicle crash at Girlscout and Hillside Roads in West Cocalico Township. Police found a white Ford driven by a 16yr old female from Annville, PA failed to negotiate a slight curve at the intersection and drove off the right side...

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On Saturday 2/3/18 at 0225hrs, Ephrata Police responded to the 400 block of E. Main Street for a hit & run crash involving a pedestrian. Addy Grimm F/44 of Ephrata was struck by a vehicle as she attempted to cross E. Main Street. The striking vehicle did not stop and subsequently fled the scene...

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Ephrata Police were called Tuesday evening 1-31-18 around 8:15pm to the Family Dollar Store at the Cloister Shopping Center in the 100 Block of N. Reading Rd (PA 272) for a male inside the store who appeared intoxicated it was reported he was staggering and falling against the store shelves. Police...
Ephrata Police at approximately 1203am on 1-30-18 investigated a roll over crash in the 300 block of West Main St, Ephrata Borough involving three vehicles. Police determined a 4x4 Jeep was traveling west in the 300 Block of West Main St when the driver, 18yr old Alvin M. Kinsinger of Leed Hill Rd...

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On Monday, March 13, 2017, Ephrata Police arrested William C. Kump, 29, of 63 Reagan Dr. Ephrata, on an outstanding warrant. Kump was wanted by the East Earl Township PD on fraud charges. Police went to Kump's residence and found him hiding in the garage underneath a blanket. He was arrested...
Ephrata Police arrested Zachary R. Hoffman, 26, of Ephrata for suspicion of DUI following a crash which occurred at approximately 3:35am on Sunday, March 12, 2017. Police responded to a one vehicle crash and found that a Ford Edge, driven by Hoffman had crashed into a traffic signal pole at the...

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Ephrata Police charged Kevin N. Kendig, 26, of Lancaster with Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. On Sunday March 5, 2017 at 8:03 a.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched the parking lot at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township, for a male passed out in a...
On Sat. February 25, 2017, the Ephrata Police Department received a report of a retail theft not in progress at Walmart, 890 E Main St. Ephrata Borough. A loss prevention associate from Walmart reported that he observed a male who he recognized from a previous incident conceal items within a...
On Friday, Feb. 24, at approximately 11:15pm, Ephrata Police, while conducting routine patrol of the business parking lots at 850 E Main St.(Giant) Ephrata Township, noticed occupants of a parked vehicle which acted suspiciously upon noticing a police car approach their location. The officer...

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On 9/24/16 at 1555 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident at Meadow Valley Rd and Royer Rd. in Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by a 17 year old male from Ephrata, pulled from the stop sign on Royer Rd. into the path of a vehicle on Meadow Valley Rd. The impact caused the vehicle to...

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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 Saturday April 2, 2015 at 5:19 p.m. Ephrata Police responded to Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township, for a retail theft. Store asset protection employees detained two people for failing to pay for $110 worth of merchandise. Police arrest Carol L. Wilson, 49, of Lancaster and Ramon M...
On Saturday April 2, 2015 at 8:55 p.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to the Major Richard D. Winters Memorial Trail near East Queen Street, Ephrata Borough, for a fight in progress involving multiple teens. One 911 caller mentioned the possible presence of a handgun. As a result of the...
The Ephrata Police Department assisted with the investigation of a fire that damaged homes in the first block of South Maple Street, Ephrata Borough, on the evening of March 24, 2016. The Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshal determined the cause of the fire to be accidental: discarded cigarettes...
The Ephrata Police Department has identified three juveniles as the vandals responsible for this weekend’s spray paint graffiti on the Major Richard D. Winters Memorial Trail. These vandals spray painted graffiti on property on the trail and on adjacent buildings. Upon determining the cleanup costs...
The Ephrata Police Department is investigating spray paint graffiti vandalism to property on and around the Major Richard D. Winters Memorial Trail during the overnight hours on March 18 into March 19, 2016. Black spray paint was used to graffiti property on the trail and adjacent buildings...

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