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Ephrata Police have filed DUI charges against a driver following an accident investigation on 3/1/19 at approximately 0500hrs. Police were notified of a pickup truck that slid off the roadway and into a utility pole in the 100 block of S. Reading Rd in Ephrata Borough. The driver, Nathan Bock, 21,...

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Ephrata Police along with the Lincoln Fire Company responded around 4:25am on 3-27-19 to a parking lot in the 100 Block of North Reading Road for a vehicle fire. Ephrata Police received a call from a citizen reporting he found a vehicle on fire as he was driving pass a shopping plaza in the 100...

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Ephrata Police on 03-26-19 at approximately 9:15pm arrested Matthew A. Mackey M/39 of East Earl, PA as a fugitive from justice regarding several outstanding warrants. Ephrata Police picked up Matthew A. Mackey at the Kmart in the 1100 block of South Reading Rd, Ephrata Tuesday evening while at the...
On March 19, 2019 at 7:45 p.m. Ephrata Police received a complaint of a sinkhole opening in the roadway near the intersection of Henn Ave. and Rothsville Road. Ephrata Borough Public Works Department has closed Henn Ave from Niss Ave. to Rothsville Road. Public Works crews are investigating the...
Ephrata Police arrested Daniel J. Tartaglia Jr M/21 of Ephrata Sunday afternoon 3-17-19 around 1230hrs for an outstanding theft warrant. Ephrata Police stopped a silver sedan for a traffic violation in the 800 block of East Main St (US 322) and discovered the driver Daniel Tartaglia Jr was wanted...

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On January 12, 2018 at approximately 2125 hours, the Ephrata Police Department responded to 337 Lincoln Ave. in Ephrata Borough for a reported assault/disturbance and found a male subject who was bleeding from multiple injuries to the head and face. Investigation led police to determine that Chase...
On Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at approximately 2:36pm, Ephrata Police arrested Damion Lee Good, DOB 01/26/1990, in room 7 of the Ephrata Motel at 535 S. State St. in Ephrata Borough. Good was wanted on an outstanding Lancaster County Bench Warrant. He was turned over to the Lancaster County Prison.
Ephrata Police recently charged Kevin P. Crossett, 24, of Stevens, with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana. On February 4, 2018, at 2:50 p.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to Ephrata Marketplace Shopping Center at 850 East Main Street, Ephrata Township...
On February 17, 2018 at 7:20 p.m., Ephrata Police arrested Michael A. Beiler, 39, of Adamstown after a female started that Beiler threw an object at her, punched her in the eye and punched her in her back repeatedly while at a residence in the first block of East Main Street, Adamstown Borough...
Ephrata Police recently charged Kate E. Witwer, 30, of Ephrata with Theft of a handgun and Carrying a Firearm without a License. Ephrata Police received a tip from a Lancaster County Probation Officer that a client may have stolen a gun from a residence in the first block of Charles Street, Ephrata...

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On 2/8/16 at 0723 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a two vehicle accident in the 200 Block of S. State St. A northbound vehicle, driven by Brenda Bazemore, age 39, of Ephrata, crossed the double yellow line and drove head on into a southbound vehicle driven by a 37 year old Ephrata man. No one was...

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On 2/5/16 at 2230 hrs., Ephrata Police responded to a disturbance in the 700 Block of Primrose Ln. Ephrata Township. Two juveniles fled toward the Linear Park Rail Trail in Ephrata Borough prior to police arrival. As police approached the pair on the trail, the 16 year old female, from Akron, fled...

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On 2/5/16 at 1910 hrs., Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident at W. Main St. and Church Ave. in Ephrata Borough. A westbound vehicle driven by Marlene Kern of Denver, age 74, failed to stop for a red traffic signal and struck a southbound vehicle. Kern was taken to a local hospital with...

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On Sunday 1/31/16, at 1844 hrs. Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident near the intersection of Washington Ave and E. Locust Sts. A vehicle driven by Justin Geesey, age 20, of Ephrata, struck a car parked on Locust St., causing severe damage to both vehicles. Geesey and his female passenger...

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On 1/26/16 at 9:30PM, Ephrata Police responded to a one vehicle accident in West Cocalico Township on Wollups Hill Rd near the intersection of Steinmetz Rd. Nathan John, age 40, of Denver, lost control of his van which struck a snow bank and rolled over. John was not injured and was arrested for...

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At 4:40 a.m. the Ephrata Police were dispatched to the Turkey Hill at 3585 Rothsville Road, Ephrata Township, for a robbery that had just occurred. It was reported that a white male entered the store and demanded cash and a carton of cigarettes. He left on foot. The suspect is described as wearing...

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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...
Two Adamstown residents were taken into custody Friday 2/10/17 on warrants for charges of possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. John Mentzer, w/m/39, and Tanya Moberly AKA Tanya McNeil, b/f/33, had been charged following an incident on 1/27/17 at their apartment in the...

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A Lancaster man and an Ephrata woman are charged with delivering heroin to an Ephrata resident who died in July of an overdose. Ephrata Police charged Patrick C. McEvoy, 25, and Callie C. Bowen, 20, with a felony count of drug delivery resulting in death, criminal conspiracy and criminal use of a...

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