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Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle crash involving a pedestrian being struck. A vehicle driven by Dara Good, 67 of 210E Walnut St. Ephrata, struck James Moyer, 72, of 221 E Walnut St. Ephrata. Good was backing the vehicle east in the westbound lane and struck Moyer who was crossing the roadway...

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On 7/29/17 at 0953, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on West Main St. at the intersection with Oak St. in Ephrata Borough. The investigation revealed that an eastbound vehicle on W. Main St. was stopped and waiting to turn left onto N. Oak St. A second vehicle, driven by Lester Moyer...

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Driving Under the Influence and a traffic charge have been filed against Laura Malmer, age 34, of Ephrata, following a DUI investigation on 7/21/17. Police observed Malmer driving without illuminated headlights at night, through several blocks of S. State St. and Rothsville Rd. in Ephrata Borough...
On 7/25/17 at 1324 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving three vehicles in the 1100 block of S. State St (RT 272) in Ephrata Township. A cattle truck, driven by Bryan Weaver, age 21, of Newmanstown PA, failed to stop for stopped traffic and struck the back of one vehicle...

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On 7/20/17 at 1729 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on S. Line Rd. at Indiantown Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by Ester Hoover, age 59, of Denver, pulled from the stop sign on Indiantown Rd. into the path of a vehicle on S. Line Rd. No one was injured. Both...

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William Michael Stringer III, 23, of Ephrata, has been charged with Tampering with Evidence, Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia following an incident on Saturday morning. At about 1:00 a.m., Police noticed that Stringer was asleep in his vehicle with...
Ephrata Police filed charges of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol against Craig Thomas Eberly, 25, of Denver, PA. Eberly was stopped when police noticed erratic driving in the 600-800 block of East Main Street at about 2:46 a.m. on Saturday, October 15, 2016. Eberly was unable to perform field...
Ephrata Police charged Darvin A. Brubaker, 47, of Ephrata with failing to remain at an accident involving personal injury, failing to remain at an accident involving damage to an attended vehicle and driving under the influence of alcohol. On October 23, 2016 at 10:19 p.m. a vehicle driven by...

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On 10/22/16 at 1423 hrs, Ephrata Police arrested Megan Ebling, age 29, of Ephrata. Ebling was taken into custody and charged with Public Drunkenness following a disturbance at a business in the first block of West Main Street in Ephrata Borough.
Ephrata Police arrested James Matthew Renz, 52, of Ephrata for public drunkenness after receiving a report of an intoxicated male located on the ground near the Maj. Dick Winters Memorial in the area of the 200 block of Railroad Ave. on Friday, October 7, 2016 at approximately 2:00pm. Police...

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On Saturday April 16, 2016 at 7:42 p.m., Ephrata Police arrested Israel E. Rivera, 33, of Lancaster for Public Drunkenness after he created a disturbance in the 400 block of East Main Street, Ephrata Borough. A check of outstanding warrants revealed that Rivera was a fugitive from the state of New...
On 4/13/16 at 1516 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to the 800 Block of E. Main St. Ephrata Township, for a vehicle accident. A vehicle driven by a 17 year old Stevens girl, turned left in front of a vehicle coming the opposite direction. No one was injured. Both vehicles were towed from the scene.

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On 4/13/16 at 0955hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on Schoeneck Rd at Indiantown Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by Jorge Cruz, age 35, of Ephrata, failed to stop for a STOP sign and was struck by another vehicle. No one was injured. Both vehicles were towed from...
On 4/10/16 at 1105hrs, Ephrata Police investigated an accident involving a bicyclist and a vehicle at E. Fulton St and Railroad Ave. in Ephrata Borough. A 15 year old female failed to stop at the STOP sign along the rail trail and rode her bike into a passing vehicle. The female was checked by EMS...

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On 4/10/16, Ephrata Police responded to Kmart, 1127 S. State St. Ephrata Township, for two retail theft suspects in custody. Police learned that two juvenile males had been observed together, stealing merchandise valued at approximately $100.00. Both juveniles were released and will receive a...

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The Ephrata Police investigated two (2) business burglaries that occurred in the overnight hours from Friday May 8, 2015 to Saturday May 9, 2015. Zimmerman's Transport and Zimmerman's Excavating were both entered illegally. The businesses were ransacked and money was taken. Anyone with information...
Ephrata Police are investigating a burglary that occurred at the New Life Fellowship Church at 420 East Fulton Street, Ephrata Township overnight May 3 into May 4, 2015. On the morning of Monday May 4, 2015, Church staff discovered that someone forced entry into the church and stole the Sunday...
Brandon Lee Rea, 21, Ephrata, was the driver of a vehicle which was travelling too fast to make a turn and drove off the roadway and struck a tree. Rea reported he was not injured. His vehicle was damaged requiring towing. Police filed several traffic citations related to the crash.

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