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UPDATED October 5, 2017 at 11:10 a.m.: On October 4, 2017 at 0904 hours, Ephrata Police responded to vehicle accident with entrapment in the 300 block of South Reading Road, Ephrata Borough. A northbound Toyota sedan driven Ernest T. Capizzi, 64, of Lititz was struck in the rear by a northbound...
Ephrata Police responded to the Wawa store located at 620 S Reading Rd. in Ephrata Borough on Oct. 2nd, 2017 at 1:30pm for a report of a suspected DUI crash. A vehicle driven by Cynthia D. Arteaga, 53, of Akron drove over a curb, into a pole protecting a gas pump, backed up and struck another...

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Ephrata Police responded to a fight call in the area of 18 West Main St Saturday afternoon around 2:40pm involving a female and male. Police found Joyce Carroll who according to witnesses became loud with a male and then pushed and struck the male. She further attacked and hit a second male who was...
Ephrata Police on 9-29-17 filed criminal charges against Amy Blackburn F/40 of Tom Ave., Ephrata, PA and Jason Enright M/36 of Stephen Circle, Ephrata, PA following an investigation into a heroin and fentanyl overdose death of a 30yr old Ephrata man that occurred in August, 2017 in Ephrata, PA...

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Ephrata Police responded on 09-29-17 at approximately 1030am to a two vehicle crash involving a Chevrolet Cruze and a Hyundai SUV at the intersection of East Main Street and Akron Road. Police investigation revealed the Hyundai driven by Nelson Sanchez-RIvera, of Ephrata, PA was traveling east...

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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 5/2/17 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 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...

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UPDATE-Driver Identified! On April 20, 2017 at 7:23 p.m., Ephrata Police investigated a hit and run vehicle accident in the 400 block of East Main Street, Ephrata Borough. A 2009 – 2011 silver or gray Acura TL sedan struck a parked vehicle and left the scene of the accident at a high rate of speed...
Ephrata Police are investigating a hit and run accident with injuries that occurred in the 600 Block of South Reading Road on 04-20-17 around 1220hrs. Vehicle driven by John Roark 35/M of Ephrata was traveling south on South Reading Road when as he slowed to turn into the Wawa parking lot he was...
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...

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