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Ephrata Police arrested Nathan A. Thomas M/39 Reading, PA and Chante E. Shultz F/24, Reading, PA for Retail Theft following an incident at the Ephrata Walmart Monday evening 11-05-18. Ephrata Police were called by Walmart Lost Prevention around 7:30pm Monday 11-05-18 regarding a male and female...

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On Sat. November 3, 2018 at 9:30am, Ephrata Police responded to a crash involving two vehicles at the intersection of North Reading Rd. (Rt 272) and Martin Ave. in Ephrata Borough. A Jeep Liberty driven by Bernard Stiffler, 54, of Lititz, failed to stop for a steady red traffic signal, and was...

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Ephrata Police have charged Brittany Ruth, 28, of Ephrata, with Endangering the Welfare of Children. Police allege that in late July an infant child in Ruth’s care ingested heroin at a residence in Ephrata Township. Police received notification through the ChildLIne system when Ruth brought the...
On the afternoon of Thursday October 25, 2018, the Ephrata Police Department assisted with the investigation of the cause of the apartment building fire at 177 Old Mill Road, Ephrata Borough. Ephrata Police interviewed residents, 911 callers and witnesses. A Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshal...

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On April 25, 2017 Ephrata Police filed charges against Joseph J. Braun, 65, of Lancaster for his involvement in a vehicle accident in November of 2016. On Friday, November 18, 2016 at 4:15pm, Ephrata Police investigated a crash involving two vehicles in the first block of East Mohler Church Road,...
Steven M. Keen, age 32, of Ephrata, has been charged with DUI following an incident on Saturday 4/22/17 at 0220 hrs. Ephrata Police observed a vehicle driving on two flat tires in the 100 block of N State St in Ephrata Borough. The vehicle was stopped in the 300 block where police found Keen...

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On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 the Ephrata Police received information regarding retail theft at Walmart. A citizen reported seeing as male suspect push "a cart full" of items out of the store without paying for them. The caller provided a vehicle description and license plate number. Through...
On Monday 4/17/17 at 2030hrs. Ephrata Police responded to a tip received by TIP 411 and arrested Brandon Rea, age 23, of Ephrata, on an outstanding Lancaster County Bench Warrant. Rea had been wanted for several weeks and was located at a residence on S. Maple St in Ephrata Borough.

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Ephrata Police on 4-11-17 arrested Amy Lynn Althouse F/32, homeless, for False Identification to Law Enforcement, Drug possession and Drug paraphernalia. Ephrata Police in the early morning hours of 04-09-17 arrested Althouse for possession of drugs (Heroin) and drug paraphernalia following a...

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Ephrata Police responded at approximately 1154pm, Friday night 10-02-15 to the 100 Block of Church Avenue, Ephrata Borough for a disturbance and trespassing incident possibly involving a stabbing. Ephrata Police were called to a residence in the 100 Block of Church Avenue for a disturbance and...

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Ephrata Police arrested a 14 yr old Ephrata male for burglary around 12 noon on 09-29-15 after he was found inside a house in the 700 Block of Primrose Lane, Ephrata Township. Ephrata Police received a call around 12 noon from a concerned neighbor who reported they observed a male wearing a hoodie...

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Robert Rollman 86 of the 100 block of Bomberger Road, Akron, Pa was cited for Careless Driving following a four vehicle crash which occurred at Rothsville and Middle Creek Roads around 11am on 09-28-15. Rollman apparently failed to see vehicles stopped in line for a red traffic signal at the...

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On Saturday 9/26/15 at 1438 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a one vehicle accident at the CVS at 440 N Reading Rd. in Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by Kathleen Johnson, age 57, of Ephrata, drove into the side of the building when she pressed the accelerator instead of the brake. No one was...

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On Saturday 9/26/15 at 1425hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident at Washiington Ave. and E. Chestnut St in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Rose Horning, age 57, of Ephrata, failed to stop at a posted stop sign and struck another vehicle in the intersection. No one was injured and...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a retail theft that occurred at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township on the evening of 12/18/15. Walmart asset protection advised police that a white male, approximately 6 foot tall, in his late twenties or early thirties failed to pay for over $1,000...
The Ephrata Police Department is attempting to identify the two male retail theft suspects pictured. In early October the pair walked out of Walmart without paying for over $500 worth of electronics. If you know these suspects, please contact Officer Mathews at 717-738-9200 X254.
Ephrata Police are attempting to identify a suspect who failed to pay for items at Walmart on the evening of November 13, 2015. The suspect is described as a white male in his thirties or forties who possibly has a tattoo or other mark on the left side of his neck. If you recognize this person,...
The Ephrata Police Department is investigating a report of a discharge of a firearm in the 200 block of Church Ave, Ephrata Borough on November 9, 2015 at 12:23 p.m. Any witnesses are asked to contact Ephrata Police Department at 717-733-8611. No one was injured during this event.
On November 5, 2015 at 6:54 p.m. Ephrata Police Department responded to a pedestrian struck at the intersection of West Main Street and North Church Street, Ephrata Borough. A SUV, driven by Esther Grumbling,62, of Ephrata, struck Richard Richards, Jr., 50, of Ephrata, who was walking in a...

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