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On January 20, 2019 at 4:56 p.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to a vehicle accident with entrapment in the 900 block of North State Street, Ephrata Township. A northbound vehicle, driven by Jaden Lee Truskey, 18, of Ephrata, traveled through an ice patch, lost control, left the roadway and...
On January 20, 2019 at 4:56 p.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to a vehicle accident with entrapment in the 900 block of North State Street, Ephrata Township. A northbound vehicle, driven by an 18-year-old Ephrata man, traveled through an ice patch, lost control, left the roadway and overturned...
PETS and COLD WEATHER REMINDER Ephrata Police have received multiple calls about the same location in West Cocalico Township Regarding a suspected neglect or mistreatment of a dog. We have been on scene to investigate. We have consulted with the Lancaster County District Attorney’s Office, and have...
Ephrata Police warn public and businesses of yet another scam. Ephrata Police received information from the nightshift manager at the Ephrata Wendy's Restaurant regarding a Scam/Fraud involving an employee at the restaurant. Wendy's Restaurant manager reported an employee received a call at about...

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Ephrata Police arrested Nataisha J. Galarza-Sanchez F/21 of Lancaster on 01-19-19 following a report from Ephrata Walmart Loss Prevention she allegedly took items from the Ephrata Walmart on 1-19-19 at approximately 2:30pm valued at approximately $30.00. Galarza-Sanchez was issued a summons for a...

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On August 15, 2017, through a cooperative investigation with Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department, Jade Paul Polynone, 33, of Lititz, PA was charged with the August 7, 2017 robbery of the Royer’s Pharmacy at 2 East Main Street, Ephrata Borough. On August 7, 2017 at 5:30 pm Ephrata...

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Ephrata Police arrested Kyle B. Bomgardner M/26 last known address of Stevens, PA for Burglary following a short investigation into the break in of snack bar located near the Ephrata Rec Center, Ephrata Borough. Ephrata Police investigated the break in of the snack bar on 07-12-17 where the owner...

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Ephrata Police on 07-12-17 at approximately 1:40pm were called to the first block of East Main St for a female acting strange and walking out into traffic. Police located a female at a business who was intoxicated and acting in a strange manner. Citizen reported she was yelling while outside and...
Ephrata Police on 07-12-17 at approximately 1:40pm were called to the first block of East Main St for a female acting strange and walking out into traffic. Police located a female at a business who was intoxicated and acting in a strange manner. Citizen reported she was yelling while outside and...
Ephrata police were called to a domestic dispute in the first block of Park Ave. in Ephrata Borough at 2:17 AM on Sat. July 1st. Police arrested Jose Antonio Vega-Garcia, 30, of Reading, and charged him with one count of Simple Assault(misdemeanor 2.) He was arraigned before MDJ Chudzik and bail...

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On 12/18/15 at 1055 hrs. Ephrata Police responded to an incident where a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at the Render’s Market, 423 N Reading Rd. in Ephrata Borough. A 58 year old female from Ephrata was in the crosswalk when she was struck by a vehicle driven by Michael Mozeliak, age 54, of...

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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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santa_incident.jpg (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...
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 recently filed simple assault charges against Summer Madden, 27, of Ephrata, Justin R. Stark, 24, of Lancaster and Justin M. Thomas, 23, of Ephrata. Madden met a 23 year old Ephrata man on a social media / chat room application. On August 11, 2016 at 2245 hours, the group invited him...
Ephrata Police are investigating a burglary to a business in the 300 block of North Reading Road, Ephrata Township, which occurred during the late evening or overnight hours of August 9, 2016. A large amount of unwrapped change was taken from the office of the business. Police ask anyone who...
The Ephrata Police Department has been made aware of an allegation of animal cruelty involving the treatment of a horse, which is alleged to have occurred on August 2, 2016. The report was made in a timely manner and the investigation began at that time. Officers conducted interviews and follow up...
On July 14, 2016 at 2243 hours, Ephrata Police responded to the 900 block of Glenwood Drive, Ephrata Township for a vehicle accident with entrapment. A silver Scion sports car by Alec Yurchenko, 20, of Duncan, South Carolina struck a utility pole. Yurchenko was trapped in his vehicle for an hour as...
Ephrata Police charged Ashlea N. Bernard, 32, of Gordonville and Kimberly A. Newcomer, 35, of Manheim with Retail Theft, Theft by Deception and Criminal Conspiracy for their role in a merchandise return scam at Giant, 850 East Main Street, Ephrata Township. The scam involved bringing a receipt from...

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