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On August 25, 2018 at approximately midnight, the Ephrata Police observed Nicholas P. Lafrance, 32, homeless, of Ephrata in the area of the Wawa, 602 S. Reading Rd. in Ephrata. Lafrance was found to have an outstanding Lancaster County Bench Warrant. He was arrested without incident and turned over...
On August 26, 2018 at approximately 1:15 am, the Ephrata Police Dept. stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation in the area of Church Ave. and W. Pine St. in Ephrata Borough. A passenger in the vehicle was Patricia L. Benedict, 41, of Ephrata. She was found to have an active Lebanon County Bench...
On August 20, 2018 at approximately 9:35 pm, the Ephrata Police received a tip that Patric Charlesen was at 200 block of W Main St. in Ephrata Borough and had a warrant. Police confirmed that Charlesen had an outstanding Lancaster County Bench Warrant and responded to the location, where Charlesen...
On Saturday, August 25, 2018 at approximately 1:40am, the Ephrata Police Department arrested Seth D. Glick, 24, of Akron on suspicion of DUI. Glick was stopped for a violation of the vehicle code and exhibited signs of alcohol impairment. Glick was arrested and consented to a BAC test which...

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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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Ephrata Police charged Zebadiah B. Stoltzfus, 20, of Stevens with Simple Assault and Criminal Mischief as the result of an altercation he had with a family member in the first block of Ross Road, West Cocalico Township on October 15, 2017. Stoltzfus is currently incarcerated in Lancaster County...
Ephrata Police responded to the 300 block of Duke St around 8:55am on 10-11-17 for a male causing a disturbance by yelling and throwing clothing and furniture out onto the street. Police arrived to find Kyle S. Woods breaking furniture and throwing items and being aggressive toward police. Woods...
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 recently charged Jonathan W. McWilliams, 29, of Ephrata with five counts of Theft from Motor Vehicle. During the overnight hours on August 14, 2017, McWilliams entered five unlocked vehicles in the areas of Michael Court and East Main Street, Ephrata Borough and stole property with a...
The Ephrata Police were called to a residence in the first block of E Franklin St. in Ephrata Borough on Sept. 9, 2017 at approximately 1:20 PM for a report of a man in violation of a Protection From Abuse order. Ephrata police arrived and located George Briggs, who had previously been served with...

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On Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 at approximately 4:30 AM, the Ephrata Police responded for a report of a vehicle crash involving a car which lost control and struck a utility pole, causing significant damage to both the pole and vehicle. Police determined that Harrison Burnett, 21, of Reinholds, lost...

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On 9/25/16 at 1210 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on East Main Street at Route 222. A vehicle driven by Douglas Adams, age 28, of Birdsboro, was west bound on Main Street and turned left in front of an east bound motorcycle. The operator of the motorcycle was taken to an area...

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On 9/25/16 at 1054 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on West Main Street at Academy drive in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle east bound on Main Street, driven by a 16 year old youth from Akron, turned left in front of an approaching vehicle. The vehicles collided and one struck a...

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On 9/24/16 at 1201 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on Hahnstown Rd at Glenwood Dr. in Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by Hannah Nelson, age 23, of Stevens, lost control of her vehicle and struck a utility pole. Nelson was taken to an area hospital with a non-life threatening...

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On 9/24/16 at 1201 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on Akron Rd. at Tom Avenue in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by a 17 year old male from Ephrata, pulled from the stop sign on Tom Avenue into the path of a vehicle on Akron Rd. No one was injured. Both vehicles were towed...

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The Lancaster County Coroner’s Officer informed the Ephrata Police Department that at 6:55 p.m. on Friday April 14, 2017, Edward W. Falk, 58, of Lititz, died as a result of injuries he received in a vehicle accident which occurred in Ephrata Township on April 10, 2017. On April 10, 2017 at 2:55 p.m...
During the week of March 6-10, 2017, Northern Lancaster County experienced thefts from vehicles parked in school and business parking lots during daylight. One of these schools was the Ephrata High School lot. Subsequently, a person was recorded using one of the stolen credit cards for a purchase...
On March 3, 2017 at 4:19 p.m. an unknown male suspect failed to pay for apparel at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township. The suspect fled the store in a sliver mini-van. If you are able to identify the suspect, please contract Officer Rodriguez at 717-738-9200 X 237.
At 4:40 a.m. the Ephrata Police were dispatched to the Turkey Hill at 3585 Rothsville Road, Ephrata Township, for a robbery that had just occurred. It was reported that a white male entered the store and demanded cash and a carton of cigarettes. He left on foot. The suspect is described as wearing...

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On Friday February 17, 2017 at approximately 3:05 a.m. the Ephrata Police responded to a report of "Shots Fired" outside a residence in the 100 Block of Ridge Avenue, Ephrata Township. Officers found that two persons, using two handguns fired 15-20 shots into the ground and into an unoccupied...

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