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A school bus owned by Raymond E. Groff Inc. of Lititz collided with a Case tractor in the 700 block of Rettew Mill Rd. in Ephrata Township. There were six students on the bus at the time of the crash. There were no reported injuries by any parties involved. Police determined that the bus attempted...

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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...
UPDATE: Male has been identified by helpful tips from the public. Thank you to all who responded! Ephrata Police Department is trying to ID this man suspected of retail theft and the vehicle involved? Incident occurred at Walmart on Saturday 5/13/17 around 1130am. Please contact us direct at 717...
Ephrata Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at Turkey Hill, 903 South State Street, Ephrata Borough on Saturday May 13, 2017 at 8:53 p.m. A masked subject entered the store, displayed a handgun, demanded cash, stole cartons of cigarettes and the contents of the cash drawer and...

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On Sunday, March 26, 2017 at approximately 3:40 PM, Ephrata Police responded to the Turkey Hill Mini Market at 4 Hahnstown Rd. in Ephrata Township for a report of a vehicle which had driven through a fence and over an embankment. Police arrived to find that a Ford f-250 driven by Daniel A. Eshleman...
An Ephrata man has been charged with delivering heroin to a patient at Wellspan Ephrata Community Hospital who died as a result of an overdose. Ephrata Police detectives charged Paul Rinear, 31, of Ephrata, with a felony count of drug delivery resulting in death. On March 10, 2017 Rinear covertly...
On Saturday 3/25/17 at 2040 hrs. a 29 year old male from Ephrata reported he was robbed in the area of the basketball court at 39 E. Queen St in Ephrata Borough. The victim reported a male threatened him with a handgun while attempting to take his electric powered scooter. Ephrata Police responded...

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Update to original 03/10/2017 post: https://lancaster.crimewatchpa.com/ephratapd/10338/cases/theft-school-pa... After posting and requesting assistance, the Ephrata Police Department received multiple tips regarding the thefts from parking lots. The tips led officers to Joseph-Jon Albert "JJ"...
Ephrata Police on Sunday 03-19-17 at approximately 1220hrs picked up Todd S. Racine M/22 on a felony Forgery warrant. Racine was found at his home in the 1300 block of West Main Street Ephrata where he was taken into custody without incident. Ephrata Police Det. Bartholomew had filed Felony Forgery...

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Ephrata Police arrest Pavel Borisov, 23, of Lititz on March 9, 2017 at 8:33 a.m. at a residence in the 100 block of Grant Street, Ephrata Borough. Borisov was wanted by Lancaster County Sheriff’s Department for a parole violation.
On 3/7/17 at 0622hrs, Ephrata Police responded to an accident involving a bicyclist that was struck by a vehicle in the 100 Block of Hahnstown Rd. in Ephrata Township. The vehicle driver, Jaymes Lewis, age 26, of Lancaster, reported he fell asleep and struck the bicyclist from behind. The 20 year...

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On 3/6/17 at 1530hrs, Ephrata Police and Emergency Medical Services were dispatched to a farm/industrial construction accident in the 2100 block of West Route 897 in West Cocalico Township. Several building companies volunteering to repair recent storm damage, had employees at the site placing new...
On 2/27/17 at 0308 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run vehicle accident on E. Main St at State St. in Ephrata Borough. A 25 year old female from Ephrata was crossing East Main St. in the crosswalk, and was struck by an older green pickup truck turning left from North State St. onto East...

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On 2/24/17 at 1830 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on route 322 at Hahnstown Rd. in Ephrata Township. An east bound vehicle driven by Steven Bevan of Reinholds, turned left in front of an approaching west bound van. The impact caused the vehicle to spin 180 degrees in the...

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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...
Ephrata Police arrested Kelly L. Hake, 58, of Lancaster and Kendra E. Jarrett, 20, homeless, for shoplifting over $1200 worth of merchandise at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township. Walmart asset protection employees informed Ephrata Police that on December 19, 2016 at 8:30 p.m., Jarrett...
Ephrata Police filed retail theft and criminal conspiracy charges against Sarah I. Landers, 24, of Lebanon and Kayla M. Kissinger, 21 of Lebanon. Walmart asset protection associates advised Ephrata Police that the pair failed to pay for $872 worth of merchandise on November 5, 2016 at 7:15 p.m...
Ephrata Police are requesting assistance with identifying a retail theft suspect. Walmart asset protection associates indicate that the male in the photograph left the store without paying for $412 in merchandise on the evening of November 25, 2016. If you are able to identify the male, please...

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