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On August 23, 2017 at 3:58 p.m., Ephrata Police Department investigated a vehicle accident in the 400 block of South State Street, Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Miranda Britton, 23, of Ephrata, pulled from a private driveway into the path of a vehicle driven by Leanne Altemos, 42, of Ephrata...
On Sunday 8/20/17 at 0024 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a report of a male breaking into a residence in the 700 Block of E. Main St in Ephrata Borough. When police arrived they located the male inside an adjacent residence, being confronted by the 44 year old female homeowner who awoke to find...
Ephrata Police responded Sunday evening 8-20-17 to a report of a sofa on fire in the middle of the intersection at Mount Airy and Sandy Hill Roads, in West Cocalico Twp 2145hrs. Ephrata Police and Schoeneck Fire Company responded to the call around 2145hrs where Schoeneck Fire Co was able to...

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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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Tonya Moberly, age 33, of Adamstown, was taken into custody on a Lancaster County bench warrant in the 100 block of E. Main St. in Adamstown Borough on 5/16/17 at 2130 hrs. Ephrata Police turned Moberly over to Lancaster County Sheriff’s Department for transport to Lancaster County Prison.
Ephrata Police arrested William C. Kump, 29, of 63 Reagan Dr. Ephrata Township at his home at around 9:00am on Tuesday, May 16th. Kump was arrested on two counts of felony retail theft following investigations into two separate thefts from the Walmart store in Ephrata. The first occurred at...
On 5/15/17 at 2208 hrs, out of concern for her welfare, several passersby reported a female lying on a sidewalk in the 1000 Block of Pointview Ave. in Ephrata Borough. Ephrata Police responded and located Keysha McNally, age 21, of Akron, manifestly under the influence of alcohol. McNally will...
Jacqueline Aument, age 24, of Ephrata, has been charged with Driving Under The Influence of a Controlled Substance and Driving While Privileges Suspended. Aument was stopped by Ephrata Police on April 10th, after police observed her driving poorly in the 1500 block of W. Main St. in Ephrata Borough...
On 5/5/17, Ephrata Police arrested Kayla Thorpe, age 26, of Ephrata, on Fugitive From Justice charges. Thorpe was wanted by the Charlestown South Carolina Sheriff’s Office on a warrant for Receiving Stolen Property and Fraud. Thorpe was transported to Lancaster County Central Arraignment pending...

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On 5/12/17 at 1701 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a one vehicle accident in the first block of S. Line Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A black Saab, driven by Alison Polynone, age 31, of Ephrata, left the roadway, struck and severed a utility pole and rolled over. Polynone was taken to a hospital...

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On 5/11/17 at 0509 hrs, Ephrata Police assisted Lincoln Fire Department with a report of a gas leak at the Burger King Restaurant, 310 N Reading Rd. in Ephrata Township. Out of an abundance of caution, approximately 20 customers and employees were evacuated from the building while the extent of the...
On 5/2/17 at 0713 hrs. Ephrata Police were called to the first block of W. Queen St. in Ephrata Borough for a report of a bicyclist struck by a vehicle. The bicyclist, Juan Comacho, age 66, of Ephrata, reported he rode from Hunter Alley onto W. Queen St. and was struck by an unknown west bound...

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On 5/1/17 at 1127 hrs. Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 800 Block of Swamp Bridge Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by Candice Mierzejewski, of Stevens PA, left the roadway and struck and sheared a utility pole before coming to a rest in a field. Mierzejewski...

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On 4/30/17 at 1521 hrs. Ephrata Police were called to investigate a Hit and Run accident that occurred on Rt. 322 in the area of Rt. 222. A vehicle traveling west on Rt. 322 was struck by a vehicle exiting the ramp from Rt 222 and that vehicle fled after striking the west bound vehicle. Police...

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On 04-20-17 at approximately 0945am Ephrata Police investigated a crash involving a straight body truck hauling a load of roofing shingles and two utility poles being snapped. The crash occurred when the truck carrying the shingles missed a turn and upon backing up struck a utility pole which then...

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The Lancaster County Coroner’s Officer informed the Ephrata Police Department that at 6:55 p.m. on Friday April 14, 2017, Edward W. Falk, 58, of Lititz, died as a result of injuries he received in a vehicle accident which occurred in Ephrata Township on April 10, 2017. On April 10, 2017 at 2:55 p.m...
During the week of March 6-10, 2017, Northern Lancaster County experienced thefts from vehicles parked in school and business parking lots during daylight. One of these schools was the Ephrata High School lot. Subsequently, a person was recorded using one of the stolen credit cards for a purchase...
On March 3, 2017 at 4:19 p.m. an unknown male suspect failed to pay for apparel at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township. The suspect fled the store in a sliver mini-van. If you are able to identify the suspect, please contract Officer Rodriguez at 717-738-9200 X 237.
At 4:40 a.m. the Ephrata Police were dispatched to the Turkey Hill at 3585 Rothsville Road, Ephrata Township, for a robbery that had just occurred. It was reported that a white male entered the store and demanded cash and a carton of cigarettes. He left on foot. The suspect is described as wearing...

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