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Ephrata Police responded on 09-29-17 at approximately 1030am to a two vehicle crash involving a Chevrolet Cruze and a Hyundai SUV at the intersection of East Main Street and Akron Road. Police investigation revealed the Hyundai driven by Nelson Sanchez-RIvera, of Ephrata, PA was traveling east...
Ephrata Police responded Monday 09-25-17 around 1250pm to a two vehicle accident involving a Ford Windstar van and a Honda CRV vehicles at the intersection of the Walmart Entrance in the 800 Block of East Main St, Ephrata Township. Police determined the Honda driven by George A Welsh of Coatesville...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a Hit and Run crash which occurred near the intersection of East Main St and Washington Ave on 09-25-17 around 5:50pm. A gold in color Chevrolet/Saturn style sedan struck a vehicle when it turned into the path of a Green Jeep Liberty (SUV) traveling west on E. Main...

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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 Friday, November 4, 2016 at approximately 11:45 AM, Ephrata Police responded to 609 E. Main St. to Magisterial District Judge Russell's office for a report of a male subject in the lobby who appeared to have possibly overdosed. Police arrived and encountered Brandon Rea, DOB 06/04/93, of Ephrata...
Ephrata Police recently charged Tomas R. Matias, 41, of Ephrata for his involvement in a vehicle accident on September 14, 2016 at 1105 hours in the 400 block of North Reading Road, Ephrata Township. Matias pulled from a parking lot onto North Reading Road and struck another vehicle. The passenger...
On October 30, 2016 at 3:26 a.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to a vehicle accident in the 900 block of North State Street, Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by Bryan E. Burkholder, 42, of Ephrata struck a utility pole. Burkholder was arrested for DUI. His BAC was .248%.
On November 2, 2016, Ephrata Police arrested Ryan F. Steffy, 28, of Stevens, for the November 1, 2016, daylight burglary of a barn in the 100 block of Gockley Road, West Cocalico Township. Police allege that Steffy entered a barn around 3:30 p.m. and stole a bicycle. Multiple witnesses assisted the...

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Ephrata Police recently charged an Adamstown Borough man with Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance, Driving Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. On October 5, 2016 at 7:05 a.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to the 300 block of West...

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The Ephrata Police were called to an accident at the intersection of W Rt. 897 and Windy Mansion Rd. in West Cocalico Township at approximately 3:55pm on Thursday, March 17th. A vehicle driven by Larry Weitzel, 68, of Denver, proceeded without clearance through a stop sign at the intersection and...

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Ephrata Poilce investigated an accident in the 800 block of East Main Street (US322) on 03-10-16 around 7:30pm involving a vehicles driven by Leah Folkner 18 of Ephrata and Nadiya Stefanova 58 of Ephrata. Both Folkner and Stefanova were traveling west in the 800 block of East Main St when Folkner...

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On March 9, 2016 at 4:19 p.m. Ephrata Police responded to the 400 block of Brossman Road, Ephrata Township for a farm accident. The incident occurred on private property near a barn. A three year old boy, who resided at the farm, died. The investigation of the child’s death is being handled by the...
Ephrata Police responded to a 322 in the area of Walmart for a report of a two vehicle crash at 8:25 pm on Monday, March 7, 2016. A pickup truck driven by Barry Esser, 23, of Stevens, PA failed to stop for a red traffic light and collided with a Hyundai sedan driven by Alexander Coy, 20, of New...

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UPDATE- March 2, 2016- The 3 year old boy that was struck is expected to make a full recovery and the grandmother is expected to recover and be released from the hospital today. On March 1, 2016 at 4:14 p.m. Ephrata Police responded to a report of pedestrians struck by a vehicle at the intersection...

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