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On 5/2/17, James Clyde Roark Jr, age 61, of Lititz, was taken into custody on a warrant for DUI charges from a 2010 incident in Ephrata Borough. Roark evaded arrest until recent tips from the community identified his exact location. The Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department assisted...
On 5/2/17 at 0713 hrs. Ephrata Police were called to the first block of W. Queen St. in Ephrata Borough for a report of a bicyclist struck by a vehicle. The bicyclist, Juan Comacho, age 66, of Ephrata, reported he rode from Hunter Alley onto W. Queen St. and was struck by an unknown west bound...

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On 5/1/17 at 1127 hrs. Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 800 Block of Swamp Bridge Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by Candice Mierzejewski, of Stevens PA, left the roadway and struck and sheared a utility pole before coming to a rest in a field. Mierzejewski...

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Ephrata Police have filed charges against Thomas Horning, age 24, of Ephrata, stemming from a hit and run accident on 4/20/17 in Ephrata Borough. Horning alleged he was texting when he ran into a parked vehicle. He then fled at a high rate of speed, running a stop sign, a red light, caused his...
On 4/29/17 at 0845 hrs., Ephrata Police were called for a shirtless male dancing around erratically in a business parking lot in the 400 block of N. Reading Rd. in Ephrata Borough. Police located the male acting strangely and determined he was under the influence of controlled substances. The male...

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Ephrata Police stopped David Arlan Lando, DOB 10/30/78, of Stevens for a speeding violation while driving a Harley Davidson motorcycle in the 300 block of E Mohler Church Rd. in Ephrata Township. During the traffic stop, police learned that Lando had an outstanding Lancaster County bench warrant...
Ephrata Police charged Miguel A. Reyes, 19, of Ephrata with Criminal Trespass and Criminal Mischief. Reyes was involved in a disturbance in the 100 block of Washington Ave, Ephrata Borough on June 12, 2016 at 0355 hours.
Ephrata Police charged Alex Lee Crabbe, 25, of Ephrata with Simple Assault for his role in an altercation at a residence in the first block of North Church Street, Ephrata Borough, on June 7, 2016 at 1813 hours.
Ephrata Police charged Steven Lee Moyer, 26, of Ephrata with Simple Assault for his role in an altercation at a residence in the 200 block of West Franklin Street, Ephrata Borough, on June 12, 2016 at 0330 hours.
Ephrata Police recently filed charges against Ramon A. Beachy, 31, of Ephrata, after an investigation into a disturbance in the street on the evening of May 13, 2016 in the 100 block of Washington Ave, Ephrata Borough. Beachy was charged with Furnishing Alcohol to a Minor, Harassment and Disorderly...

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On January 8, 2016 at 2:26 p.m. Ephrata Police Department investigated a vehicle accident in the 2800 block of North Reading Road, Adamstown Borough. A vehicle traveling northbound driven by Michelle R. Wentzel, 44, of Denver, crossed into the opposing lane of travel, struck a guardrail and then...
The Ephrata Police Department was notified by the Lehigh County Coroner’s Office that fire victim, James T. Ramsay, died on January 7, 2016 at 2:35 p.m. The cause of death was smoke inhalation. The cause of the fire, which occurred on 12/31/15, was listed as accidental – careless smoking.
On 1/2/16, Ephrata Police responded to a residence in the 100 Block of W. Main St. in Adamstown Borough, for a report of domestic violence. The family reported a 17 year old male struck another male family member in the face and head several times causing injury. The 17 year old male has been...

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Ephrata Police responded to a crash involving white BMW sedan which left the roadway and struck a tree, partially rolling before landing back on the roadway. The male driver, Santos Diaz-Colon, 30 of Ephrata, was the only person in the vehicle and was taken to Reading Hospital with a laceration and...

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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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