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Ephrata Police recently charged Scott A. Mease, 48, with Persons Not to Possess Firearms, Possession of a Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine) and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. On October 1, 2019, Ephrata Police served a search warrant at a residence in the 100 block of Washington Ave,...
On Thursday October 10, 2019 at 4:15 pm Ephrata Police Department was dispatched for a vehicle crash involving a bicyclist. Officers arrived to find rider Luke Cross, 18, of Lititz, unconscious after being struck by a vehicle. The vehicle, a red 2017 Chevrolet crossover, was driven by Julie Bachman...

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Ephrata Police cited Gary Burkholder M/66 of Akron, PA following an accident involving a school student transport van. Ephrata Police responded around 6:45am 10-10-19 for the accident at Pointview Ave and Parkview Hgts Ave where it was determined that Burkholder, who was not injured, pulled onto...

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Ephrata Police are investigating the theft of a wallet from an Ephrata resident. Subsequently, the victim’s credit card was used at Walmart in Ephrata. Surveillance video captured a black male using the victim’s credit card. If you are able to identify the subject in the attached picture, please...

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Ephrata Police charged Barry L. Foltz, III, 36, of Ephrata, with 8 counts of Access Device Fraud for using an acquaintance’s ATM card to defraud her of over $800 during the month of June. Foltz is presumed innocent.
On July 29, 2019 at 9:13 p.m., Ephrata Police responded to a business in the 600 block of South Reading Road, Ephrata Borough, for an intoxicated person. Police found Michael W. Beebe, 50, of Haverford, MD, under the influence of a controlled substance and defying a previous order against trespass...
Ephrata Police arrested Michael Beebe M/50 of Havertown, PA Saturday evening 7-21-19 for Public Intoxication and Possession of a Controlled Substance. Ephrata Police were called around 7:35pm 7-21-19 for a male acting suspicious in the parking lot of the Goodwill Store in the 1100 Block of South...
Ephrata Police arrested Steve Knauer M/50 of Wollups Hill Rd., Stevens, Pa on assault and terroristic threat charges Sunday 7-21-19 around 8pm. Ephrata Police arrested Knauer after observing him use both hands to grab a female around her neck choking her and slam her into a wall. Knauer further...
Ephrata Police arrested Miguel A. Martin m/23 of Akron, PA for Public Drunkenness early Sunday morning 7-21-19 around 1:50am following a suspicious activity call in the alley way to rear of the 100 Block of East Main St, Ephrata. Ephrata Police received a call early Sunday morning around 1:50am for...

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On January 20, 2019 at 4:56 p.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to a vehicle accident with entrapment in the 900 block of North State Street, Ephrata Township. A northbound vehicle, driven by Jaden Lee Truskey, 18, of Ephrata, traveled through an ice patch, lost control, left the roadway and...
On Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at approximately 5:55pm, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run crash at the intersection of Rt. 272(S Reading Rd.) and Meadow Valley Rd. A 2019 green Ford Mustang was travelling westbound across Rt. 272 on Meadow Valley Rd. and had a green traffic signal. A small...

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On 1/7/19 at 1614 hrs Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on S. Reading Rd. at S. Academy Dr. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Kimberly Seymour, 21, of Denver, turned left in front of a vehicle approaching from the other direction. No one was injured. Both vehicles were towed from...

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On 12/28/18 at 2151 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a report of a vehicle that crashed into the woods in the first block of Greenville Rd. in West Cocalico Township. Police found a pickup truck had left the roadway, sheared a utility pole and crashed into a wooded area. The driver, Walter Kaufman...

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On Sunday morning, December 16, 2018 at 2:05am, Ephrata Police responded to a reported burglary which had just occurred at the Sunoco gas station located at 185 E Main St. in Reinholds. Police arrived to find the front door glass broken. It was reported that numerous items of merchandise were...

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On Tuesday August 20, 2019 between 7am and 9:30 a.m., Ephrata Police conducted a speed enforcement detail in the 700 block of Glenwood Drive in Ephrata Township. The speed limit along this section of roadway is 35 miles per hour. Police cited 9 drivers for speeding violations. The high speed cited...

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Ephrata Police arrested two females and one male for Retail Theft on Friday evening 08-16-19 following an incident at the Ephrata Walmart on East Main St. Ephrata Police were called by Walmart Asset Protection for three people they had in custody for shoplifting several items from the Ephrata...

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On Tuesday August 13, 2019 between 6:30 and 9:30 a.m., Ephrata Police conducted a speed enforcement detail in the 300 block of Church Ave. in Ephrata Borough. The speed limit here is 25 miles per hour. Police cited 18 drivers for violations. The high speed was 47 miles per hour.
On 07/14/2019, the two pictured suspects used the credit card information belonging to an Ephrata area resident at three Walmart stores located in Ephrata, Elverson, and Reading PA. While in the stores, the suspects purchased 15 Visa gift cards for a total value of over $7,500. Please contact...
Ephrata Police investigated a crash with entrapment at approximately 2:30pm Saturday 8-3-19 in the 700 Block of West Rt. 897, in West Cocalico Township. Investigation determined the 62yr old driver, Anna Hoover of Reinholds, PA was east bound on West Rt. 897 when she apparently suffered a medical...

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