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Vernon L. King Jr. w/m/47, of Ephrata, has been cited for Public Drunkenness. On 2/11/17, Ephrata Police were called to a business in the 1300 block of W. Main St. in Ephrata Borough, for a report of a male holding a bottle of liquor while passed out in a vehicle. Police determined King was not a...
On 2/10/17, Ephrata Police took into custody, Gregory S. Graybill, w/m/36, of Ephrata, on an outstanding warrant for a theft charge. Graybill was wanted on the charges from an incident in December 2016 where he stole packages valued at $145.00 from a neighbor’s porch. Graybill was arraigned by...
On Friday 2/10/11, Ephrata Police charged James Simmons, w/m/46, of Ephrata, with Possession With Intent To Deliver Marihuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of Prohibited Offensive Weapons. Police were called to the Simmons residence in Ephrata Borough by Lancaster County...
Two Adamstown residents were taken into custody Friday 2/10/17 on warrants for charges of possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. John Mentzer, w/m/39, and Tanya Moberly AKA Tanya McNeil, b/f/33, had been charged following an incident on 1/27/17 at their apartment in the...

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A Lancaster man and an Ephrata woman are charged with delivering heroin to an Ephrata resident who died in July of an overdose. Ephrata Police charged Patrick C. McEvoy, 25, and Callie C. Bowen, 20, with a felony count of drug delivery resulting in death, criminal conspiracy and criminal use of a...

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Ephrata Police charged a 16 year old Ephrata teen with robbery resulting from an incident which occurred on Friday, Dec. 16th, 2016. Police received a report from a juvenile male that he met an acquaintance, a 16 year old Ephrata resident, in an alleyway near the 100 block of Marshall St. in...

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Ephrata Police filed Theft charges against Gregory S. Graybill, 35, of Ephrata. On December 16, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Graybill removed a package, containing diapers, from a porch in the first block of Lincoln Ave, Ephrata Borough.

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Ephrata Police filed Retail Theft charges against Amy M. Boley, 28, of Ephrata. On December 14, 2016 at 1:22 p.m. Boley failed to pay for $181 worth of merchandise from Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township.

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Ephrata Police filed Retail Theft charges against William J. Martoia III, 36, of Honey Brook. On December 4, 2016 at 6:40 p.m. Martoia removed $343 worth of razors from Giant, 850 East Main Street, Ephrata Township. Video surveillance was used to identify Martoia.

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On December 24, 2016 at 5:27 a.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to the 500 block of Mountain Road, West Cocalico Township for a shooting. The resident, Scott L. Behney, 57, reported to 911 that he had shot an intruder with his pistol. The police investigation determined that Behney was...

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On 10/14/16 at 0030hrs, two suspects wearing hoodies and masks robbed the Turkey Hill Convenience store at 3585 Rothsville Rd. in Ephrata Township. One suspect demanded cash from the register while the other stole cartons of cigarettes. No weapon was displayed and no one was injured.

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On 10/7/16 at 2008 hrs, Ephrata Police were called to domestic disturbance at a residence in the 2100 block of West Route 897 in West Cocalico Twp. While investigating the incident police learned two of the individuals had outstanding Bench Warrants. Alfred Flemming Jr., age 39, and Varrah...
On Friday, Oct. 7, 2016 at 6:40am, Ephrata Police responded to crash involving a dump truck and a motorcycle at the intersection of E Queen St. and Swamp Bridge Rd. in West Cocalico Township. Police determined that a dump truck, owned and operated by Leonard W. Hoover, 72, of Denver proceeded from...

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On 9/29/16 at 1142 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 400 block of N. Ridge Rd. in West Cocalico Twp. A vehicle driven by Samantha Matesig, age 20, of Reinholds, was traveling too fast for the wet road conditions and left the roadway and struck a utility pole. Matesig was...

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On 9/28/16 at 0856 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on W. Main St. at Cresent Ave. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Elva Stauffer, age 90, of Ephrata, failed to stop for vehicles stopped in traffic and struck one vehicle pushing it into the next vehicle. Two people...

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On May 13, 2016 at 11:41pm, Ephrata Police Department investigated a fatal vehicle accident on East Queen Street just east of King Street in West Cocalico Township. Bethany C. Gee, 19, of Ephrata lost control of the station wagon she was driving causing the vehicle to strike a wall and roll. A...
On April 21, 2016, at 3:55 p.m., Ephrata Police investigated an accident with serious injuries in the 1300 block of Steinmetz Road, West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by Danielle L. Keys, 33, of Reinholds failed to negotiate a turn, left the roadway and struck a fence and a barn. Keys was the...
Ephrata Police Department investigators have charged Diane Michelle Santiago, 45, of Ephrata and Joseph C. Reed Sr., 31, of Peach Bottom, each with one count of Burglary and one count of Criminal Conspiracy to Commit Burglary. The charges stem from an investigation into a reported burglary that...
On Saturday April 2, 2015 at 5:19 p.m. Ephrata Police responded to Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township, for a retail theft. Store asset protection employees detained two people for failing to pay for $110 worth of merchandise. Police arrest Carol L. Wilson, 49, of Lancaster and Ramon M...
On Saturday April 2, 2015 at 8:55 p.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to the Major Richard D. Winters Memorial Trail near East Queen Street, Ephrata Borough, for a fight in progress involving multiple teens. One 911 caller mentioned the possible presence of a handgun. As a result of the...

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