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The Ephrata Police Department responded to a report of suspicious activity in the 1st block of E Pine St., Ephrata Borough. A vehicle description of parties involved was provided to police. Police located that vehicle and spoke with the driver of the vehicle at Blackberry Ln. and Briarwood Dr. The...

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Ephrata Police arrested Misael Falcon M/37 of James Ave, Ephrata on 8-20-r Strangulation and Simple Assault following an investigation into an incident which occurred during the early morning hours of 08-20-19. Falcon is accused of choking and punching another person inside a residence in the 1000...
On Tuesday August 20, 2019 between 7am and 9:30 a.m., Ephrata Police conducted a speed enforcement detail in the 700 block of Glenwood Drive in Ephrata Township. The speed limit along this section of roadway is 35 miles per hour. Police cited 9 drivers for speeding violations. The high speed cited...

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Ephrata Police arrested two females and one male for Retail Theft on Friday evening 08-16-19 following an incident at the Ephrata Walmart on East Main St. Ephrata Police were called by Walmart Asset Protection for three people they had in custody for shoplifting several items from the Ephrata...

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On Tuesday August 13, 2019 between 6:30 and 9:30 a.m., Ephrata Police conducted a speed enforcement detail in the 300 block of Church Ave. in Ephrata Borough. The speed limit here is 25 miles per hour. Police cited 18 drivers for violations. The high speed was 47 miles per hour.

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Ephrata Police arrested Andrew N. Shue M/20 of Sherwood Dr., York, PA for Retail Theft following and shoplifting incident at the Ephrata Walmart. Ephrata Police were called to the Ephrata Walmart by Walmart Asset Protection who reported Shue took $56.00 worth of merchandise from the store. Shue was...

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Ephrata Police have filed DUI charges against Jarett Arnold, 30, of Newmanstown, following a vehicle stop on 6/16/19 in the 100 block of E. Locust St. in Ephrata Borough. Police discovered Arnold was driving while under the influence of alcohol when his vehicle was stopped for expired registration...
Ephrata Police recently completed the investigation of a vehicle accident that occurred on April 5, 2019 at 4:24 p.m. in the 200 block of North King Street, West Cocalico Township. On June 13, 2019, Ephrata Police charged Lea M. Waltz, 34, of Stevens, with Endangering the Welfare of a Child,...
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Ephrata Police arrested Christopher S. Curlew M/48 of Ephrata Friday 06-07-19 around 1pm for Public Drunkenness. Police received a complaint of an intoxicated male on the Ephrata Rail Trail in the area to the first block of East Main St in Downtown Ephrata. Ephrata Police found Curlew sitting along...
Ephrata Police recently charged Shawn D. Espigh, 44, of Lititz, with Theft by Unlawful Taking and Criminal Mischief. Management at Auntie Anne’s Pretzels inside of Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township, reported that a male cut a security cable and removed a donation box for Alex’s...

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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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On 10/5/18 at 2139 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving a motorcycle and a pickup truck on RT 322 at Hahnstown Rd. in Ephrata Township. An east bound truck, driven by Doyle Hallmark, 72, of Highlands Texas, turned left in front of an approaching westbound motorcycle...

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On 9/27/18 Ephrata Police are investigating an overnight burglary and theft at a farm on Stevens Rd. in Ephrata Township. During the overnight hours, unknown actors entered unlocked barns and workshop areas and stole numerous automotive type batteries from tractors and farm equipment, as well as...

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Ephrata Police are investigating an accident which occurred on 09-06-18 around 7:45am at the intersection of East Main St (US 322) and Hahnstown Road (off ramp of US 222 north). Ephrata Police found that a vehicle being operated by Donald Mellinger M/83 of Church Ave, Ephrata was eastbound on 322 (...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a smash and grab type burglary that occurred overnight at a convenience store in the 100 block of E. Main St in Reinholds, West Cocalico Township. Thieves broke a large window and entered the store and stole an undetermined amount of cigarettes. Police are reviewing...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a residential burglary that occurred during the early morning hours on June 9, 2019, in the 1200 Block of Lincoln Road in Ephrata Township. An unknown suspect entered the occupied residence and stole houseware and antiques. The suspect ran from the house to a sedan...
Ephrata Police are investigating the near drowning of a child at the Ephrata Community Pool. On Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 5:23 p.m. Ephrata Police, Ephrata Ambulance and Wellspan-Ephrata Medics responded to the Ephrata Community Pool at 435 Cocalico Street, Ephrata Borough, for a medical emergency...
Update: Ephrata Police received information about a possible identity! Ephrata Police are investigating the theft of donation box for Alex’s Lemonade Stand at Auntie Anne's Pretzels in Wal-Mart on Tuesday May 28 at 8:38 a.m. The pictured white male left with the donation box and cash contents...
On 5/22/19 at 1939 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run vehicle accident in the 100 Block of Martindale Rd in Ephrata Township. Witnesses reported seeing a white truck strike a utility pole and mailbox and flee the scene. Witnesses reported the male driver stopped the truck about a mile...
On the evening of May 19, 2019 until the early morning hours of May 20, 2019, the Ephrata Police Department assisted other emergency services organizations in Ephrata Borough, Ephrata Township and West Cocalico Township with storm damage related calls. Police received over 70 storm related calls...

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