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Ephrata Police have charged Kyle Groff, age 30, of New Holland, with Public Drunkenness following an incident on 9/24/16 at S State St. at W. Franklin St. in Ephrata Borough during the Ephrata fair. Groff will receive a summons.
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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Christopher Steffy, age 44, of Ephrata, has been charged with violating an Ephrata Township Burning Ordinance following an incident in the first block of Overlook Dr. in Ephrata Township on 9/20/16. Steffy had received a previous warning for violating the ordinance. Steffy will receive a summons.
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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On January 9, 2016 at 10:14 p.m., the Ephrata Police Department responded to a vehicle accident at the intersection of Bethany Road and East Main Street, Ephrata Borough. A vehicle, driven by Erika C. Rizzon, 32, of Ephrata, struck a curb at the intersection. Witnesses reported that at the time of...
Ephrata Police arrested Brandon E. Oliva M/34 of Duke Street, Ephrata, early Saturday morning 01-09-16 for violation of a protection from abuse order. Police were called twice by the victim, once around 0300hrs and again around 0530hrs and reported both times Oliva was harassing her which is a...
Ephrata Police filed Drug Possession charges against Sapphire L. Reed, 24, of Ephrata. On January 2, 2016, while Reed was a patient at WellSpan-Ephrata Community Hospital Emergency Room, staff found her loading a syringe with drugs. Reed was charged with Possession of Heroin, Possession of Cocaine...
The Ephrata Police served a felony retail theft warrant on Charles McCarreher, of Avondale. Police received a tip that Mr. McCarreher was staying in a hotel near Morgantown, PA. This information was forwarded to local police there. His vehicle was located at the hotel, however he did not answer the...
Investigators from the Ephrata Police Department have charged Jay Edwin Horning, DOB: 08/23/88 with Involuntary Deviate Sexual Intercourse, Rape, Rape of a child and Unlawful contact with a minor. The charges are the result of an investigation into Horning having inappropriate contact with a minor...

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Ephrata Police cited three people with Harassment after a verbal altercation turned physical on May 30, 2015 at 12:22 p.m. in the first block of East Pine Street, Ephrata Borough. Harassment citations were filed against Joseph M. Gallo, Jr, 27, of Ephrata, Dwayne A. Christ, 49 of Ephrata and James...

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Ephrata Police cited five people who were involved in an altercation on the sidewalk on May 30, 2015 at 4:48 p.m. The altercation, which included pushing, shoving, screaming and yelling, moved between East Fulton Street, Lake Street and Gross Street. Police filed Disorderly Conduct citations...

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On 05-29-15 at approximately 3pm police investigated a crash involving two vehicles in the 1200 Block of West Main Street. Jesus Gonzalez Dejesus M/36 of 300 block of Sassafras Terrace, Mt Joy, was traveling east bound on W. Main Street when he crossed over into the oncoming lane and crashed into a...

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Ephrata Police at approximately 0118hrs on 05-29-15 investigated a vehicle accident in the 300 Block of West Main Street involving an over turned vehicle. Investigation into the crash found that Erin Pearson 18/F of Troy Drive, Lititz, Pa. was driving in the 300 Block of West Main St when she...

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On 05-02-15 at approximately 5:20pm Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident where a vehicle crashed into the Ephrata Post Office Building. Police found a van driver lost control of his vehicle crossed over on coming lanes and struck the side of the Ephrata Post Office Building causing...

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