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On 8/13/17 at 0157 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on Frysville Rd at Newswanger Rd. in Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by a 22 year old East Earl man struck three large cattle on the roadway during a period of heavy fog at night. A 22 year old female passenger from...

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Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle crash at 48 E. Main St. Reinholds, on 08/08/17 at approximately 9:20 pm. A blue Jeep driven by Zachary Thomas, 23, of Reinholds, crossed the center line, left the roadway and struck a house and trees before coming to rest on its roof. The driver fled the scene...

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Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle crash involving a pedestrian being struck. A vehicle driven by Dara Good, 67 of 210E Walnut St. Ephrata, struck James Moyer, 72, of 221 E Walnut St. Ephrata. Good was backing the vehicle east in the westbound lane and struck Moyer who was crossing the roadway...

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On 7/29/17 at 0953, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on West Main St. at the intersection with Oak St. in Ephrata Borough. The investigation revealed that an eastbound vehicle on W. Main St. was stopped and waiting to turn left onto N. Oak St. A second vehicle, driven by Lester Moyer...

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Driving Under the Influence and a traffic charge have been filed against Laura Malmer, age 34, of Ephrata, following a DUI investigation on 7/21/17. Police observed Malmer driving without illuminated headlights at night, through several blocks of S. State St. and Rothsville Rd. in Ephrata Borough...

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Ephrata Police responding to a tip arrested Daniel Buchy M/29 last know address of 10th St. AKron, Pa, at 323 West Sunset Avenue Ephrata on an outstanding Pennsylvania State Parole warrant. Buchy was taken into custody with out incident around 1500hrs on 5-4-17 and turned over to PA. State Parole...
Ephrata Police responding to a tip Wednesday evening arrested Michael James Holliday M/35 of Jefferson Avenue, Adamstown on an outstanding warrant through Berks County Sheriff's Department. Holliday was picked up on the warrant around 9:15pm after he attempted to flee on foot through a basement...
The Ephrata Police Dept. arrested Orgen Hoxha, DOB 7/22/1995, of New York, Ny, on an outstanding burglary warrant out of Greenwich, Connecticut. Police were called to report a white male subject acting suspiciously in the area of the Turkey Hill Market, 3585 Rothsville Rd. in Ephrata Township...
On 5/2/17, James Clyde Roark Jr, age 61, of Lititz, was taken into custody on a warrant for DUI charges from a 2010 incident in Ephrata Borough. Roark evaded arrest until recent tips from the community identified his exact location. The Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department assisted...
Ephrata Police have filed charges against Thomas Horning, age 24, of Ephrata, stemming from a hit and run accident on 4/20/17 in Ephrata Borough. Horning alleged he was texting when he ran into a parked vehicle. He then fled at a high rate of speed, running a stop sign, a red light, caused his...

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On Friday April 21, 2017 at approximately 4:40 pm. Ephrata Police Responded to a traumatic injury report on Misty Lane, in Ephrata Township. Preliminary investigation revealed that Brendan Holbritter, 17, of Ephrata was seated on the back of a friend's car while the car was in motion. "This does...

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On 4/24/17 at 1400 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on the RT 222 northbound bridge over RT 322 in Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by James Angelo, age 67, of Wyomissing, accelerated and drove into the back of a petroleum tank truck, causing both vehicles to lose control and...
On Thursday, April 20th, the Ephrata Police Department conducted traffic enforcement in Adamstown Borough. Police conducted speed enforcement in the 200 block of Adamstown Rd. between 2:00-4:00pm and cited 12 drivers with speeding violations ranging from 41-50mph in a posted 25mph speed zone...

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On Wed. April 12, 2017 at 5:33pm Ephrata Police responded to a three vehicle crash involving a motorcycle and two other vehicles. A Chevrolet Cavalier driven by Donald Sweigart, 78, of Akron rear ended a Honda motorcycle ridden by Dustin Raysor, 30, of Leola, which then collided with a Honda...

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Ephrata Police investigated a one vehicle accident at approximately 9:50am involving an armored truck. An armored truck from Garda company (Berks Co.) was traveling south on N. Reading Road when just before the intersection with Bowmansville Road the truck driver reported he had to brake suddenly...

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On Friday February 17, 2017 at approximately 3:05 a.m. the Ephrata Police responded to a report of "Shots Fired" outside a residence in the 100 Block of Ridge Avenue, Ephrata Township. Officers found that two persons, using two handguns fired 15-20 shots into the ground and into an unoccupied...
On February 15, 2017 at 1:54 a.m. emergency services from the Ephrata area responded to 25 Cloister Ave, Ephrata Borough, for an apartment building fire. Residents from the 12 unit building were evacuated to the Ephrata Ambulance building by firefighters and police. The fire was contained to one...
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...
Ephrata Police obtained arrest warrants for two brothers for burglarizing an Adamstown business. Management at Stoudt’s Black Angus, 2800 North Reading Road, Adamstown Borough reported that video surveillance captured two men entering their production facility and stealing seven kegs on January 17...

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