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On 2/21/17 at 1754 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving two vehicles on E Main St. at the intersection of Pleasant Valley Rd. in Ephrata Township. A west bound vehicle, driven by Tanena Binder of Leola, turned left in front of an east bound vehicle driven by Chad Lammer of...

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On February 18, 2017 at 6:07 p.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to the first block of East Main Street, Ephrata Borough for a pedestrian struck. A vehicle driven by Dorothy A. Lykens, 86, of Ephrata struck Silvia Morales Fontanez, 33, of Ephrata, as Fontanez was crossing Main Street in the...
On Friday February 17, 2017 at approximately 3:05 a.m. the Ephrata Police responded to a report of "Shots Fired" outside a residence in the 100 Block of Ridge Avenue, Ephrata Township. Officers found that two persons, using two handguns fired 15-20 shots into the ground and into an unoccupied...
On February 15, 2017 at 1:54 a.m. emergency services from the Ephrata area responded to 25 Cloister Ave, Ephrata Borough, for an apartment building fire. Residents from the 12 unit building were evacuated to the Ephrata Ambulance building by firefighters and police. The fire was contained to one...
On 2/12/17, Ephrata Police arrested Matthew Hand, age 29, of Coatesville, on an outstanding Chester County Bench Warrant. Hand was wanted for failing to appear on the original charge of providing False Identification to Law Enforcement. Hand falsely identified himself to Ephrata police in an...

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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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Ephrata Police cited three people with Harassment after a verbal altercation turned physical on May 30, 2015 at 12:22 p.m. in the first block of East Pine Street, Ephrata Borough. Harassment citations were filed against Joseph M. Gallo, Jr, 27, of Ephrata, Dwayne A. Christ, 49 of Ephrata and James...

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Ephrata Police cited five people who were involved in an altercation on the sidewalk on May 30, 2015 at 4:48 p.m. The altercation, which included pushing, shoving, screaming and yelling, moved between East Fulton Street, Lake Street and Gross Street. Police filed Disorderly Conduct citations...

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On 05-29-15 at approximately 3pm police investigated a crash involving two vehicles in the 1200 Block of West Main Street. Jesus Gonzalez Dejesus M/36 of 300 block of Sassafras Terrace, Mt Joy, was traveling east bound on W. Main Street when he crossed over into the oncoming lane and crashed into a...

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Ephrata Police at approximately 0118hrs on 05-29-15 investigated a vehicle accident in the 300 Block of West Main Street involving an over turned vehicle. Investigation into the crash found that Erin Pearson 18/F of Troy Drive, Lititz, Pa. was driving in the 300 Block of West Main St when she...

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On 05-02-15 at approximately 5:20pm Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident where a vehicle crashed into the Ephrata Post Office Building. Police found a van driver lost control of his vehicle crossed over on coming lanes and struck the side of the Ephrata Post Office Building causing...

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