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Ephrata Police filed Retail Theft charges against William J. Martoia III, 36, of Honey Brook. On December 4, 2016 at 6:40 p.m. Martoia removed $343 worth of razors from Giant, 850 East Main Street, Ephrata Township. Video surveillance was used to identify Martoia.

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On December 24, 2016 at 5:27 a.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to the 500 block of Mountain Road, West Cocalico Township for a shooting. The resident, Scott L. Behney, 57, reported to 911 that he had shot an intruder with his pistol. The police investigation determined that Behney was...
Ephrata Police arrested John W. Gee, 62 of Ephrata, with Simple Assault after responding to his residence for a domestic disturbance in which another family member sustained a minor facial injury. He was arrested and arraigned before MDJ Russell and transported to Lancaster County Prison in lieu of...
Ephrata Police have charged Ashley Rice, age 28, of Manheim, with Retail Theft, following an incident on 10/11/16 at the Walmart in Ephrata Township. Rice selected merchandise from the store and without having paid for the items, returned them for a value of $108.81. Rice will receive a summons.
On September 8, 2016, the Lancaster County Computer Crimes Task Force and the Ephrata Police Department, assisted by the Pennsylvania State Police Central Area Computer Crimes Task Force executed a search warrant in the 100 block of East Fulton Street Ephrata. Pursuant to the search warrant, police...

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Ephrata Police arrested Duane L. Kraft M/53 of Ephrata on Sunday, 2-7-16 around 6pm after a reported disturbance in the first block of East Chestnut Street, Ephrata Borough. Kraft apparently assaulted a relative with whom he lives with in the first block of E. Chestnut St then fled the scene...
Ephrata Police arrested John C. Hall Jr. Sunday evening 02-07-16 around 1700hrs on an outstanding Lancaster County Bench Warrant. Hall was found riding in a vehicle in the 100 Block of East Mohler Church Road, Ephrata Township. The vehicle was stopped and Hall was taken into custody after a brief...

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On 2/5/16, at 2200 hrs., Ephrata Police were called for a disturbance at the JL Wolgemuth Auction house at Green Dragon Farmers Market, 955 N State St Ephrata Township. Employees reported an intoxicated customer was causing a disturbance. Police identified the heavily intoxicated customer as,...
Ephrata Police located Jesse E. Martinez, 19, of Ephrata, at a home in the 1500 Blk of West Main St. in Ephrata Borough on Sunday morning. He had an outstanding Lancaster County bench warrant. Mr. Martinez was taken into custody without incident and turned over to the Lancaster County Sheriff's...
Ephrata Police arrested John Choinski Jr. on an outstanding Theft warrant on 01-28-16 at approximately 1145am in the first block of South King Street, Stevens(West Cocalico Twp). Ephrata Police filed Theft by Unlawful taking charges against Choinski in February 2015 but Choinski absconded before he...

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A 2003 Hyundai sedan driven by Eugene Panov, 22 of Tom Ave. Ephrata, struck a tree after Panov reportedly dosed off while driving westbound on East Main St.(Rt 322) in Ephrata Township. The crash caused the road to be shut down in both directions for approximately 30 minutes. Also assisting with...

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Ephrata Police responded to a crash involving two vehicles, one of which rolled over, at the intersections of Hahnstown Rd. and Glenwood Dr. in Ephrata Twp. A minivan, driven by Jeanette Rodriguez, 28, of Lancaster, proceeded into the intersection striking a Chevy pickup truck driven by Nolan Shirk...

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On Friday 7/17/15, at 2330 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a fatal vehicle accident in the 900 Block Of Glenwood Dr. Ephrata Township. A motorcycle driven by Richard Kittler, age 33, of Ephrata, traveled into the middle of the oncoming lane and struck a pickup truck driven by John Slider, age 60,...

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Ephrata Police responded shortly after 7am for a motor vehicle crash into a utility pole in the first block of Bethany Road at Wyneberry Drive. Police arrived to find the driver out of his black Ford Mustang stumbling and having difficulty standing. The driver appeared to be not injured but...

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Vue was driving a vehicle travelling west in the 1100 block of West Main St. in Ephrata Borough when a sudden, severe rainstorm occurred. She lost control of her westbound vehicle which travelled across the eastbound lane and struck a utility pole on the side of the road before the vehicle turned...

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