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On Friday, February 17, 2017 at approximately 3:00 AM, the Ephrata Police investigated an incident were two people reportedly discharged firearms in close proximity to houses, one of them shooting the hood and engine compartment of a parked vehicle in the 100 block of Ridge Ave. Police have charged...
On Friday, February 17, 2017 at approximately 3:00 AM, the Ephrata Police investigated an incident were two people reportedly discharged firearms in close proximity to houses, one of them shooting the hood and engine compartment of a parked vehicle in the 100 block of Ridge Ave. Police have charged...
On 3/7/17 at 0622hrs, Ephrata Police responded to an accident involving a bicyclist that was struck by a vehicle in the 100 Block of Hahnstown Rd. in Ephrata Township. The vehicle driver, Jaymes Lewis, age 26, of Lancaster, reported he fell asleep and struck the bicyclist from behind. The 20 year...

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On 3/6/17 at 1530hrs, Ephrata Police and Emergency Medical Services were dispatched to a farm/industrial construction accident in the 2100 block of West Route 897 in West Cocalico Township. Several building companies volunteering to repair recent storm damage, had employees at the site placing new...
Ephrata Police arrested Jeovanny Shultz, M/23, early Saturday morning 3-4-17 after they stopped him for lurking between buildings and a home in the 1300 block of West Main and S. Market Streets In Ephrata Borough. Ephrata Police were in the area of W. Main and S. Market Streets at approximately...

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Ephrata Police charged Brandi M. Rolland, 40, of Reamstown with Driving Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance. On 4/21/16 at 12:05 a.m., Ephrata Police stopped a vehicle driven by Rolland for traffic violations. Rolland was arrested for DUI. Toxicology results revealed that Rolland’s blood...
Ephrata Police charged Jessica A. Moore, 40, of Denver with Retail Theft after she failed to pay for two bottles of rum at the Wine and Spirits Store at 31 West Main Street, Ephrata Borough on Saturday May 14, 2016 at 3:01 p.m. Moore failed to post bail and is incarcerated in Lancaster County...

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On 5/12/16 at 0855 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a business in the first block of Creamery Rd, West Cocalico Township, for a report of an intoxicated male on the property. Police found the man under the influence of alcohol and struggling to stand and walk on his own. He was identified as Jerome...
On Sunday 5/8/16 at 1451hrs, Ephrata Police officers were called to the area of Second Ave. and Jefferson Rd., Adamstown Borough, to check on the welfare of a male in a vehicle. Police found the male passed out, with his legs hanging out of his open car door. Police identified the male as Anthony...
On 1/28/16 Ephrata Police responded to the 600 Block of S. Reading Rd. Ephrata Borough, to assist a motorist. Police identified the reporting party as Michael Witman, age 57, of Denver. Witman was actively hallucinating and believed “crystals” were leaking from his vehicle and that someone poisoned...

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Ephrata Police investigated a two car crash Monday evening around 6pm on 01-04-16 involving a motorcycle and vehicle that resulted in injuries to the cyclist and passenger in the vehicle. The accident occurred at the intersection of South Reading(PA Rt. 272) and Steinmetz Roads with the motorcycle...

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On 1/3/15 at 3:30 PM, Ephrata Police investigated a reported drug violation in progress in the 100 Block of W. Fulton St. in Ephrata Borough. Police found five people sitting at a picnic table openly preparing to use marihuana. A 15 year old female from Ephrata was in the process of rolling a large...
On 1/1/16 at 1828hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a two vehicle accident at Main St. at Bethany Rd. in Ephrata Borough. A van driven by My Thay, age 25, of Lititz, was west bound on E. Main St. and turned left in front of an east bound vehicle. No one was injured and both vehicles were towed from...

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UPDATED 1/1/16, 10:45AM- The Ephrata Police Department, assisted by the Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshal, investigated an apartment building fire that occurred in the 600 block of East Main Street, Ephrata Borough. On December 31, 2015 at 11:40 p.m. the Ephrata Pioneer Fire Company, the...
Ephrata Police on 12-18-15, following a brief investigation, filed charges of Disorderly Conduct against three male juveniles from the Ephrata area. Ephrata Police received a call on 12-13-15 around 3pm from an Ephrata citizen who reported his vehicle was struck by an egg as he was driving in the...

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