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Ephrata Police have charged Gary M. Lagaza, 50, of Ephrata, with Unsworn Falsification to Authorities. Police allege that on September 15, 2018, Lagaza attempted to purchase a firearm from an Ephrata area gun dealer and falsified information on the Pennsylvania State Police Application / Record of...
img_1580.jpg On 2/4/19 at 1353 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on Lincoln Avenue at East Pine Street in Ephrata Borough. The investigation revealed a sedan driven by Matthew Lemaszewski, 18, of Leola, was south on Lincoln Avenue when it failed to stop for a stop sign and was...

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img_1566.jpg On 1/31/19 at 1435 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on Martin Avenue at Lancaster Avenue in Ephrata Borough. The investigation revealed a pickup truck operated by Tyrone Miller, 56, of Stevens, pulled from a stop sign on a traffic way and struck the side of a Subaru...

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On the afternoon of January 28, 2019, Ephrata Police posted a story on Crimewatch and social media requesting the public’s help in identifying a person of interest in the theft of a key from a local bed & breakfast inn. By noon on January 29, 2019, the key had been recovered, a suspect has been...
Ephrata Police at approximately 1015pm 1-28-19 were called to the area of Martin Avenue and Holly Drive, Ephrata Borough for a vehicle accident involving an over turned vehicle. Ephrata Police arrived to find a gray Toyota on it's roof and into a utility pole. The Toyota sedan operated by Dane...

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Winfield Scott Noden III was charged with Public Drunkeness after it was reported to Ephrata Police that he was walking in the roadway in the 400 block of Church Ave. Police found Noden in the area, and determined him to be under the influence of an alcoholic beverage to a degree that he was a...
Ephrata Police arrested Robert L. Curtis M/50 on an outstanding failure to appear warrant stemming from a drug possession charge he received in May of 2017. Curtis was arrested after he was found by police living in a wooded area along the creek in the 300 Block of Church Avenue, Ephrata. Curtis...
On 10-23-17 at approximately 0215hrs Ephrata Police responded for a burglary in progress in the 100 Block of Hahnstown Road, Ephrata Township. Homeowner reported a vehicle was on their property and a male broke into and entered their barn/shed building where they keep money and produce which is...
Ephrata Police responded to the 200 Block of Church Ave., Ephrata at approximately 10am on 10-24-17 for a domestic disturbance that just occurred. Police arrived and were advised the female fled on foot after assaulting the male with a golf club shaft. The female was located a nearby hiding in a...
Ephrata Police filed Cruelty to Animal charges against Chad Lee Smucker, 26, of Ephrata as the result of an investigation into an incident in the 800 block of Clearview Ave., Ephrata Borough. Police allege that on the evening of October 12, 2017, Smucker threw his girlfriend’s dog against a wall at...

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On 1/21/16, Ephrata Police were called to investigate a burglary and theft at a home in the first block of N. King St. in Schoeneck, West Cocalico Township. Between 9:30Am and 1:30PM, someone forced entry to the residence through a window and stole numerous electronic and other items valued at...

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On 1/21/16, at 0723, Ephrata Police were dispatched to an accident involving a struck bicyclist in the 1000 Block of Lincoln Rd. in Ephrata Township. The investigation revealed a pickup truck driven by Glenn Martin, age 31, of Lititz, struck the bicyclist from behind as they both travelled north on...

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On 1/15/16 at 0505hrs, Ephrata Police were dispatched to a vehicle accident in Ephrata Borough on S. State St. at E. King St. A vehicle driven by Anthony Leone, age 56, of Lancaster, was reportedly being driven recklessly. The vehicle hit a speed limit sign and flipped. No one was injured and the...

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On 1/11/16 at 06:46AM, Ephrata Police responded to a two vehicle accident on S. State St. at the intersection of Old Mill Rd. A vehicle driven by Angela Hornberger, age 29, of Willow Street, was north bound on State St. and turned left in front of a south bound vehicle driven by a 53 year old...

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Ephrata Poilce investigated a crash in the 1000 block of S. State Street involving vehicles driven by Zachery M. Myers M/27 Rettew Mill Rd. Ephrata and Suzanne Young F/42 Santa Fe Drive, Lititz which occurred around 4:45pm on 01-10-16. Myers and Young were both traveling north in the 1000 block...

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Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle crash with injuries on 01-21-17 at approximately 1255hrs at the intersection of South Reading and Old Mill Roads involving two vehicles. According to report and witnesses a silver Acura SUV, driven by, Peter Amekudzi of Ephrata was attempting to turn left from...

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On January 17, 2017 at 12:32 p.m. a resident of the 100 block of Bethany Road, Ephrata Township, reported that his 2001 van was stolen from his driveway sometime overnight. The keys were in the vehicle. At 3:30 p.m. Ephrata Police, with the assistance of the City of Reading Police, located the...
On January 13, 2017 at 8:38 a.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to the 100 block of Middle Creek Road, Ephrata Township, for a one vehicle accident. The vehicle, which was occupied by only the driver, struck a tree. The driver, a 17 year old male from Ephrata, was transported to Lancaster General...
The Ephrata Police Department is investigating overnight burglaries at two Ephrata businesses. During the early morning hours of January 11, 2017, unknown suspects entered the Lynda’s Deli / Sunoco convenience store at 477 North Reading , Ephrata Township and Ephrata Beverage Mart, 36 North Reading...
Ephrata Police investigated two crashes involving overturned vehicles on Thursday, December 29, 2016. The first, a two-vehicle event, occurred on SR222 Southbound near the SR322 off ramp at 5:11 a.m. Jamil Trilla, 24, of Lancaster was driving his silver Subaru sedan besid a tractor trailer driven...

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