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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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Ephrata Police responded to a roll over vehicle crash in the 300 block of Meadow Valley Road just west of the Royer Road intersection. Police arrived to find a semi-conscious male laying on the roadway outside his overturned small Chevrolet SUV with a dog nearby. Ephrata Police were able to...

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On 4/7/17 at 1631hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a report of a vehicle accident with blocking, involving two vehicles on Rettew Mill Rd. at Meadow Valley Rd. in Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by Nancy Bouder, of Akron, pulled from a STOP sign striking another vehicle on Rettew Mill Rd. No one...

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On 4/7/17 at 1429hrs, Ephrata Police responded to an accident involving one vehicle on E. Burkholder Dr. in Ephrata Township, where the vehicle lost control and struck a utility pole. The driver stated he thought there was a spider on his lap and panicked and lost control of the vehicle. The driver...

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On 4/7/17 at 0736hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on N. Reading Rd. at Schoeneck Rd. in Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by Brenda Jordan of Ephrata, proceeded west through a red traffic signal and into the path of a southbound vehicle on N. Reading Rd. Jordan was taken to a...

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Ephrata Police cited a Myerstown male for throwing eggs at two houses during the evening hours of Saturday 02-04-17 in Ephrata Township. Ephrata Police in the morning hours of 02-05-17 with the assistance of Lancaster City Police after a short investigation were able to determine that Lowell J...
A Lancaster man stole the same security system from Walmart twice in five days. On January 21, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to Walmart for a complaint of a vehicle illegally parked in a handicapped parking space. Upon arriving at Walmart police observed a male entering the car...

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Ephrata Police arrested an Ephrata man for assaulting a five year old child. Dylan M. Croft, 30, of Ephrata was charged with Aggravated Assault, Simple Assault, Terroristic Threats and Endangering the Welfare of Children. Police allege that Croft struck a five year old child several times on the...
On January 29, 2017 at 11:10 p.m. Ephrata Police responded to the first block of East Main Street, Adamstown Borough, for an assault. Jeremy B. Fullerton, 20, of Denver was arrested and charged with Simple Assault for striking and choking a resident. Fullerton was transported to Lancaster County...
Ephrata Police arrested Jason Bauman, of Ephrata was arrested on an outstanding Lancaster Sheriff's bench warrant at a residence in the 100 block of Buchannan Dr. in Ephrata Township. He was turned over to Sheriff's Department.

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Ephrata Police were called to the Ephrata Walmart on 01-2-17 at approximately 2115hrs for a shoplifting incident in progress. Upon arrival it was determined a female suspect shoplifted $1300.00 worth of merchandise and fled just prior to arrival. However with in minutes of the first incident and...

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On 12/31/16 at 0130 hrs. Ephrata Police responded to a one vehicle accident at the intersection of Market St. and Rettew Mill Rd. A Ford Focus failed to make the turn from Rettew Mill Rd. crashing into an embankment on Market St and rolled on its side. The driver fled and was located by police...

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The Ephrata Police received a report that somebody broke lights which were on the Christmas tree that is displayed in Ephrata in front of Ephrata National Bank at 31 E Main St. An unknown person(s) broke light bulbs that were around the whole bottom section of the tree sometime between 12/25/16 and...

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On 12/12/16 at 1435 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to vehicle accident on Mount Airy Rd. at Binder Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by Justin Heinsey, age 18, of Denver, pulled from Binder Rd. into the path of a Ford Ranger west bound on Mount Airy Rd. The driver of the Ranger swerved...

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Ephrata Police have filed traffic citations against Timothy Walton, age 22, of New Holland PA, for his involvement in a hit and run vehicle accident on 12/4/16 in West Cocalico Township. At approximately 11PM Walton was driving east bound in the 700 block of W. Route 897 when he crossed over into...

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Ephrata Police charged Ashlea N. Bernard, 32, of Gordonville and Kimberly A. Newcomer, 35, of Manheim with Retail Theft, Theft by Deception and Criminal Conspiracy for their role in a merchandise return scam at Giant, 850 East Main Street, Ephrata Township. The scam involved bringing a receipt from...
At approximately 2:18 p.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to the BB&T Bank at 399 North Reading Road, Ephrata Borough for a robbery. According to the dispatch, a white male wearing a grey shirt and jeans had presented a gun and demanded cash. He fled to the rear of the bank on foot with an...
On June 15, 2016 at 1:24 pm, Ephrata Police Department investigated a fatal vehicle accident at the intersection of Church Ave and Industrial Drive, Ephrata Borough. A sedan driven by Irma S. Spinale, 74, of Ephrata collided with a motorcycle driven by Steven T. Andriani, 18, of Ephrata. Andriani...
Ephrata Police are investigating a theft that occurred at Walmart on Saturday 6/11/16 around 1215pm. The pictured unidentified male concealed several hundred dollars worth of merchandise inside a black backpack and fled on a motorcycle after not paying for it. If you recognize the male from the...
The pictured individual is accused of stealing over $1,700 in electronics from WalMart and fleeing in the pictured car. If you can ID, please let us know. 717-733-8611 - Or submit a tip!

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