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Ephrata Police are investigating a Hit and Run Pedestrian accident at the intersection of East Main (US 322) and Spring Garden Streets which occurred at approximately 3:05pm 10-22-19. Investigation into the crash found an Ephrata resident, who lives near the intersection, was crossing the...

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Ephrata Police filed charges against Rayshawn A. Dorsey M/19 of Ephrata for a Hit and Run Accident of an Occupied Apartment Building stemming from an early morning accident on 10-13-19. Ephrata Police were called to the 300 Block of East Fulton St around 3:40am on Sunday 10-13-19 for the report of...

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On 10/19/19 at 1307 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving a vehicle that drove into a building in the 2800 Block of N. Reading Rd. in Adamstown Borough. A vehicle operated by Edward Krasovec, 86, of Sinking Spring, was parking the vehicle when his foot slipped from the brake...

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Ephrata Police charged Austin S. Rook, 28, of Ephrata, with Criminal Mischief, Criminal Trespass and Defiant Trespass as the result of three investigations into Rook’s activity at a residence in the 1100 block Dawn Ave, Ephrata Township, in late September. Police allege that Rook damaged a door and...
Ephrata Police recently charged Scott A. Mease, 48, with Persons Not to Possess Firearms, Possession of a Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine) and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. On October 1, 2019, Ephrata Police served a search warrant at a residence in the 100 block of Washington Ave,...

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Ephrata Police arrested Michael S. Spoo M/30 last known address of Ephrata, PA as a fugitive from justice related to an outstanding warrant through Dauphin County Probation. Ephrata Police found Spoo Monday 7-15-19 around 7:20pm hiding in an attic of a home in the 500 Block of West Route 897,...
ARRESTS MADE FROM MAY 6, 2019 PARK VANDALISM Update to https://lancaster.crimewatchpa.com/ephratapd/10338/cases/grater-park-pavilion-vandalized . Uniformed officers and detectives investigated this incident and determined that eight (8) people were present for the criminal activity. Six (6)...
Ephrata Police arrested Adrian Mendez-Bones M/22 last known address of Ephrata, for Public Drunkenness early Sunday morning 7-7-19 around 12:40am. Ephrata Police received call about a unresponsive male laying in a flower bed near the intersection of S. State St and Sunset Ave, Ephrata Borough...
Ephrata Police arrested William M. Pusey M/39 of Kinderhook Rd., Columbia, PA as a fugitive from Justice on 7-1-19 after locating him in the Ephrata Walmart 800 Block of East Main St., Ephrata. Pusey was found at a vehicle in the parking of the Walmart and taken into custody without incident. Pusey...
Ephrata Police have filed charges of Unlawful Restraint, Terroristic Threats and Harassment, against Nora M. Nolt, 58, of Ephrata. On May 24, 2019, Ephrata Police received information that Nolt had handcuffed and “hog tied” a 21 year old mentally disabled male, using a set of handcuffs and belts,...

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On Monday, August 6, 2018 at 11:10 AM, Ephrata Police responded to a reported crash on Rt. 222 north approximately a half mile north of Rt.322 involving a vehicle which struck a dump truck and became attached to the back of it. It was reported that a Hyundai SUV driven by Jouny Youssef, 26, of...

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The Ephrata Police Department is investigating a vehicle crash involving a car and a motorcycle which occurred at approximately 11:45pm on Thursday, August 2, 2018. It was reported that a motorcycle travelling eastbound on W. Main St. approaching Oak St. struck the rear of a sedan also travelling...

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On Tuesday, July 31 2018 between 2:00pm and 6:00pm the Ephrata Police Department conducted a speed enforcement detail in the 600 block of South State Street in Ephrata Borough. Police cited 30 drivers with speeding and other traffic offenses. Violations ranged from 41-54 mph in the posted 25 mph...

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On 7/24/18 at 1445hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on RT 222 south bound in Ephrata Township. The two vehicles involved were south bound on RT222 when the front vehicle slowed for traffic in front of it. The second vehicle, driven by Nicholas Stratton, 23, of Sinking Springs,...

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On 7/24/18 at 0827hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the first block of E. Chestnut St. in Ephrata Borough. Chanborany Chap, 42, of Ephrata, was east on Chestnut St. when she fell asleep and her vehicle left the roadway and struck a utility pole. Chap was taken to an area...

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Ephrata Police on 07-18-19 between 6:30am and 9:30am conducted a Speed Compliance Check in the area of Main and Broad Streets of Adamstown Borough. Ephrata Police stopped numerous vehicles in the area for exceeding the posted 25mph Speed Zone with the highest speed timed at 39mph in the 25mph zone.

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On 6/29/19 at 1419 hrs. Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on Schoeneck Rd. at Indiantown Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by Nicolas Forte, 19, of North Wales PA, pulled from a STOP sign into the path of a utility van on Schoeneck Rd. The van flipped onto its side and...

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On June 27, 2019 between 6:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m., Ephrata Police conducted a speed compliance check on Old Mill Road at Opal Street, Ephrata Borough. The speed limit is 25 miles per hour. Police issued citations to nineteen drivers. The speed of drivers cited ranged from 40 mph to 61 mph.
On June 27, 2019 at 6:15 p.m., Ephrata Police arrested two homeless people for burglarizing an acquaintance’s residence while the owner was out of town on vacation. Lily Ann Fernandez, 26, and Gabriel Bond Kunu, 25, were charged with Burglary and Criminal Conspiracy. Fernandez and Kunu accessed the...
Ephrata Police on 06-20-19 conducted a Speed Compliance Check in the first block of Hahnstown Road, Ephrata Township a Posted 35mph Zone. Ephrata Police stopped and issued traffic citations to over 15 motorist for speeding in the 35mph zone with the highest speeding citation issued for 62mph in the...

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