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On Saturday, August 25, 2018 at approximately 1:40am, the Ephrata Police Department arrested Seth D. Glick, 24, of Akron on suspicion of DUI. Glick was stopped for a violation of the vehicle code and exhibited signs of alcohol impairment. Glick was arrested and consented to a BAC test which...

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On Friday 8/24/18 at 4:52PM Ephrata Police responded to a Hit and Run collision with injury on East Main St. at Lincoln Ave. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle operated by a 62 year of age Ephrata woman, was travelling east on East Main Street and turned left onto Lincoln Avenue. A silver minivan, south...

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On August 21, 2018 at 8:06 p.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to a vehicle accident in the 100 block of Ridge Ave, Ephrata Township. A Silver Nissan Rogue struck a curb disabling the vehicle. Upon the arrival of Ephrata Police at 8:10 p.m., the vehicle was unoccupied and the driver could not be...
On Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at approximately 8:40pm, the Ephrata Police Dept. received multiple reports of a male subject walking in the travel lanes of Rt. 222 southbound in the area of the Mohler Church Rd. overpass. While responding to the area, police received a report of a person struck by a...

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On Thursday, August 16, 2018 at approximately 8:10 hours Ephrata Police responded for a report of a domestic assault to the first block of S. Maple St. in Ephrata Borough. A woman reported that Bryson Puryear, 23, of Ephrata assaulted her, causing injuries. Another woman at the location also was...

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An Ephrata man has been charged with delivering heroin to a patient at Wellspan Ephrata Community Hospital who died as a result of an overdose. Ephrata Police detectives charged Paul Rinear, 31, of Ephrata, with a felony count of drug delivery resulting in death. On March 10, 2017 Rinear covertly...
On Saturday 3/25/17 at 2040 hrs. a 29 year old male from Ephrata reported he was robbed in the area of the basketball court at 39 E. Queen St in Ephrata Borough. The victim reported a male threatened him with a handgun while attempting to take his electric powered scooter. Ephrata Police responded...

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Update to original 03/10/2017 post: https://lancaster.crimewatchpa.com/ephratapd/10338/cases/theft-school-pa... After posting and requesting assistance, the Ephrata Police Department received multiple tips regarding the thefts from parking lots. The tips led officers to Joseph-Jon Albert "JJ"...
Ephrata Police on Sunday 03-19-17 at approximately 1220hrs picked up Todd S. Racine M/22 on a felony Forgery warrant. Racine was found at his home in the 1300 block of West Main Street Ephrata where he was taken into custody without incident. Ephrata Police Det. Bartholomew had filed Felony Forgery...
Ephrata Police arrested an Ephrata man for assaulting an eleven year old child. Paul S. Wetter, 43 of Ephrata was charged with Simple Assault. Police allege that Wetter struck the side of the child’s head three times and kicked the child’s leg on the evening of March 14, 2017 at a residence in...

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Ephrata Poilce investigated a crash at the intersection of E. Main St and Lincoln Ave. in the early morning hours (0620am) of 12-16-15. A vehicle driven by Patrick Baier M/41, 1000 Blk W. Main St, Eprhata reportedly failed to stop for a red signal and collided with a vehicle being driven by John...

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(photo courtesy-Facebook-The Realist People of Lancaster) On Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015 at approximately 4:10pm, the Ephrata Police Dept. was dispatched to respond to the Sheetz store located at 891 E Main St. in Ephrata. The manager of the store reported that an unknown person was dressed in a Santa...
Ephrata Police responded at approximately 2:40pm on 12-12-15 to investigate a rollover crash that occurred on US 222 South bound in the area of Glenwood Drive bridge (Mile post 42). A Chevrolet Trail Blazer driven by Nureddin Gungor, 47, of Fairfax Drive, Cinnaminson, NJ was traveling south bound...

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Ephrata Police are investigating the report of two theft from vehicle incidents reported on 11-28-15. Victims live in the 400 block of East Main St as well as the First Block of West Main Street, Ephrata Borough. Victims reported their vehicles were rummaged through with items taken to include...

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Ephrata Police responded to a 3 vehicle crash in the 1000 block of S. State St. in Ephrata Borough on 11/25/15 around 1:40pm. A car driven by Morgan Paquin, 19, Ephrata, turned left in front of a car driven by Keith Losch, 26, of Ephrata. Losch's vehicle continued, after striking Paquin's vehicle...

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Around 11pm on Wed., Sept. 30, 2015, the pictured suspect entered the Turkey Hill store at 3585 Rothsville Rd. in Ephrata and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect did display a handgun and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash. Anyone with information is asked to call the Ephrata Police...

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At 11:28 a.m. on Wednesday September 30, 2015, the Susquehanna Bank (a branch of BB&T) Lincoln location was robbed by a white male wearing a black hoodie, sunglasses, and gloves. The thief made off with an undisclosed amount of cash. He is described as having pale skin. If anyone recognizes...

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On September 15, 2015 at 9:39 a.m., graffiti of a threatening nature was found in a restroom at Ephrata High School, 803 Oak Boulevard, Ephrata. School District Administration immediately notified the Ephrata Police Department and conducted a cooperative investigation. Staff determined that there...
The Ephrata Police Department is currently investigating threatening graffiti at Ephrata High School. A release from the school district is attached.

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Walmart asset protection associates accuse the pictured white male of stealing a $400 Go Pro camera from the electronics department in the Walmart at 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township on August 18, 2015. Anyone who recognizes the male is asked to call Ephrata Police Department at 717-733-8611.

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