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Ephrata Police recently charged Corey S. Prokay, 20, of Ephrata, with Simple Assault and Strangulation. On December 29, 2019 at 8:53 p.m., Ephrata Police responded to a residence in Ephrata Borough for an assault. The victim reported that Prokay stuck her with shoe and choked her during an argument...
Ephrata Police recently charged Joshua J. Toomey, 42, of New Holland with Aggravated Assault. On January 1, 2019 at 2:00 p.m., while a patient in the Wellspan – Ephrata Emergency Room, Toomey kicked an ER staff member in the ribs while she was attempting to treat Toomey. The staff member was...
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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Ephrata Police are investigating the theft of over 30 Bolts and Washers from the wooden safety rail along the Ephrata Rail Trail Ephrata Public Works Department reported over 30 bolts and washer missing from the wood rail along the Ephrata Rail Trail in the 100 Block of North State Street. The...

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On Saturday, November 17, 2018 at approximately 10:20pm, Ephrata Police stopped a vehicle in the 800 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Twp. in which Angeleigha R. Burkholder, 18, of Denver, PA, was a passenger. Burkholder was found to have an active warrant through the Ephrata Police Department for...
On Saturday, November 17, 2018 at approximately 10:20pm, Ephrata Police stopped a vehicle in the 800 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Twp. in which Frisco L Ramos, 33, of 838 Circle Dr. Gap, was a passenger. Ramos was found to have an active Lancaster County Bench Warrant. He was arrested and turned...
On Saturday, November 17, 2018 at approximately 11:37pm, Ephrata Police stopped a vehicle in the 800 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Twp. in which Vincent Michael Dull, 26, of 48 Akron Rd. Ephrata, was a passenger. Dull was found to be in possession of a loaded handgun, which he did not have a...
Kyra Long (f/19) of Ephrata was charged with one count of Simple Assault after a violent altercation in the home of a 15 year old Ephrata girl. Long fled prior to police arrival but was arrested later the same night at a neighbor's home. Long was arraigned at Lancaster County Prison and released on...
Ephrata Police arrested David J. Donley M/30 of Main St, Lititiz, PA, after he was stopped by Ephata Walmart Security for allegedly failing to pay for items he had in a shopping cart. Donley reportedly walked out of the store with several hundred dollars worth of merchandise. Donley was arrested...

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On 9/27/18 Ephrata Police are investigating an overnight burglary and theft at a farm on Stevens Rd. in Ephrata Township. During the overnight hours, unknown actors entered unlocked barns and workshop areas and stole numerous automotive type batteries from tractors and farm equipment, as well as...

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Ephrata Police are investigating an accident which occurred on 09-06-18 around 7:45am at the intersection of East Main St (US 322) and Hahnstown Road (off ramp of US 222 north). Ephrata Police found that a vehicle being operated by Donald Mellinger M/83 of Church Ave, Ephrata was eastbound on 322 (...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a smash and grab type burglary that occurred overnight at a convenience store in the 100 block of E. Main St in Reinholds, West Cocalico Township. Thieves broke a large window and entered the store and stole an undetermined amount of cigarettes. Police are reviewing...

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On Friday 8/24/18 at 4:52PM Ephrata Police responded to a Hit and Run collision with injury on East Main St. at Lincoln Ave. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle operated by a 62 year of age Ephrata woman, was travelling east on East Main Street and turned left onto Lincoln Avenue. A silver minivan, south...

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On Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at approximately 8:40pm, the Ephrata Police Dept. received multiple reports of a male subject walking in the travel lanes of Rt. 222 southbound in the area of the Mohler Church Rd. overpass. While responding to the area, police received a report of a person struck by a...

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On December 7, 2018 at 2:12 a.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to the 400 block of Church Ave, Ephrata Borough, for a vehicle accident. Police arrived to find a utility pole down with no vehicle in the area. Officers followed a fluid trail and located the vehicle and the driver in the 400 block...
Ephrata Police were called at approximately 7:45am 12-06-18 to the 1000 Block of Steinmetz Road, West Cocalico Township, for a vehicle that rolled and struck a house. Ephrata Police discovered a maroon sedan driven by Paul Reider Jr M/19 of Ephrata was traveling north on Steinmetz Road out of...

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On December 4, 2018 at 11:15 a.m., Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving a retirement community bus on Rothsville Road, near the intersection of Royer Road, Ephrata Township. A station wagon, driven by Nancy Nissly, 75, of Ephrata, struck the rear end of a Luther Acres bus,...
Ephrata Police are investigating the theft of an 8 ft. inflatable illuminated white bear from the porch of a residence in the 200 Block of North State St, Ephrata Borough. Victim reported the theft occurred sometime in the early morning hours of 11-30-18. The inflatable bear is valued at...

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Ephrata Police have completed the investigation of fatal vehicle accident that occurred on August 2, 2018 at 11:45 p.m., at the intersection of West Main Street and Oak Street, Ephrata Borough. A motorcycle, traveling eastbound on West Main Street approaching Oak Street, struck the rear of a sedan...

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