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Ephrata Police are investigating a retail theft that occurred Monday evening 1-29-18 around 9:10pm at the Big Lots store in the 300 Block of North Reading Road. The Big Lots which is located next to Planet Fitness reported a white male enter the store wearing a brown coat and blue jeans walked...

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On January 30, 2018 at 4:12 a.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to the Ephrata Review Building at 1 East Main Street, Ephrata Borough for a 911 hang-up call. Police arrived and found a glass door on the west side of the building smashed. Police entered the building and found Brendan Alan Weaver,...

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On the evening of January 10, 2018, a male attempted to break into a vending machine at a business in the 700 block of East Main Street, Ephrata Township. The male was wearing a brown jacket, blue jeans, camouflage work boots, work gloves and a hat with a large depiction of a cartoon character...
Ephrata Police responded around 12noon on 01-24-18 to a vehicle accident at N. State St and Chestnut St involving a sedan and a pickup truck. A vehicle driven by a 16yr old male from Akron, Pa. reportedly pulled from a stop sign into the path of a pick up truck that was traveling on N. State St and...

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Ephrata Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at Turkey Hill, 4 Hahnstown Road, Ephrata Township on January 20, 2018 at 12:34 a.m. A male, wearing a blue hoody and a black knit cap, entered the store, displayed a hand gun and demanded cash from the clerk and another customer in...

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Ephrata Police were called to the 200 Block of Heatherwood Drive, Ephrata around 11pm Saturday night 12-22-17, for a disturbance involving a male and female. Ephrata Police located a female at her home who reportedly was assaulted by a male, David M. Malin M/35 of Ephrata. Malin was taken into...
Ephrata Police on 12-19-17 at approximately 0725hrs received a call from a female who lives in the first block of Gross Street regarding a male knocking at her door. The female reported she has a Protection From Abuse Order issued by the Lancaster County Court in effect against the male barring him...
On 12/17/17, Ephrata Police arrested Jesse Gettle, age 28, of Denver, on several outstanding warrants for his arrest from Berks and Lancaster County. Police received a tip that Gettle was being treated at a local hospital. Gettle fled prior to police arrival but was captured after a brief foot...
The Ephrata Police Department arrested Brian D. Kline, 29, of Ephrata at the Ephrata Motel, 535 South State St. in Ephrata Borough at approximately 12:30 AM on Friday morning. Kline had an outstanding warrant for theft and when questioned by police, initially provided numerous fictitious names and...
The Ephrata Police Department arrested Matthew E. Cash, 26, of Ephrata, at the Ephrata Motel, 535 South State St. in Ephrata Borough at approximately 2:00 AM on Friday morning. Cash was arrested on an outstanding Bench Warrant. He was turned over to the Lancaster County Sheriff's Dept.

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Ephrata Police responded to a single vehicle crash involving a car which lost control, overturned and struck the porch of a home in the 500 block of North State Street in Ephrata Borough at approximately 3:09 AM on Saturday morning. The vehicle was driven by James P. Faish, of Ephrata. He suffered...

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On 11/4/17 at 1856 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving two vehicles on the ramps between RT 272 south and RT 322 east. A vehicle driven by Jeremy Getz, age 47, of Ephrata, crossed the double yellow center line and struck an oncoming vehicle. No one was injured in the...

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On 11/4/17 at 0050 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a one vehicle accident on N. Ridge Rd. at Resh Rd. in West Cocalico Township. David Hoffman, age 60, of Lebanon, stated he swerved to miss a deer and lost control of his vehicle. Hoffman’s vehicle left the roadway on a turn and struck and sheared...

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On 10/31/17 at 0400 hrs. Ephrata Police were called to a residence in the first block of Strickler Rd. in West Cocalico Township for a heroin overdose. It was discovered several subjects had fled into the surrounding wooded area before police arrived. Police located the subjects and two were taken...
On 10/11/17 at 2336 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a one vehicle accident in the 100 Block of Meadow Valley Rd. in Ephrata Township. Police were contacted by a tow company reporting they were hired to tow a wrecked vehicle from a field. The investigation revealed Lester Campos-Aguirre of Ephrata...

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The individual pictured is suspected of stealing approximately 500lbs of scrap stainless steel from a business in Ephrata overnight on December 12, 2017. If anyone recognizes this individual or the vehicle (a light colored Dodge pickup), please contact Officer Thorp at 717-738-9200 x255. Tips can...

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Ephrata Police have completed the investigation of fatal vehicle accident that occurred on October 4, 2017 at 9:04 a.m. 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 tractor trailer...
Ephrata Police are investigating a hit and run accident that occurred around 2:50-3:00am on 12-10-17. Ephrata Police were called to the intersection of South Reading Rd (PA 272) and South State St for vehicle described as a cream or white in color sedan, possibly a Mistsubishi, that reportedly...

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Two marked Ephrata Police vehicles were struck while investigating a crash on US 222 at the US 322 overpass. On 12-09-17 at approximately 11:25pm two Ephrata Police officers were stopped along the shoulder of north bound US 222 at the US 322 overpass investigating a vehicle accident when a vehicle...

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On November 30, 2017 at approximately 10:15 PM, Ephrata Police responded to 36 North Reading Road, within Ephrata Borough, for an armed robbery. Police learned that the victim closed the store for the evening and was robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot while he was walking to his vehicle. The...

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