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Ephrata Police arrested Daulton L. Blessing M/21 of S. 9th St., Lebanon, PA at 8am Sunday 6-11-17 following citizen complaint of Blessing staggering, acting in a strange manner and dancing in traffic in the area of the Wallmart and Sheetz stores, 800 block of East Main St, Ephrata. Police arrived...
On 6/3/17 at 1051 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on S. Line Rd. at Indiantown Rd. in West Cocalico Township. Rebecca Clifton, of Philadelphia, pulled out from the stop sign on Wabash Rd. into the path of another vehicle southbound on S. Line Rd. No one was injured and one...

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On 6/2/17 at 0853 hrs., Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle vs buggy accident in the 700 block of Glenwood Dr. The buggy and the car were both eastbound on Glenwood Dr. in Ephrata Township. Micaela Sensenig, age 18, of Ephrata, attempted to pass the buggy, but swerved back into her lane due to...

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Ephrata Police Department is seeking the public's assistance with identifying the male in these photos. He was a passenger in the white VW and was involved in several thefts/vehicle break-ins. He has a tattoo on his left forearm and another on his right shoulder. If you have any information that...
Ephrata Police have charged a 16 year old Rothsville boy with burglarizing an Ephrata business on two consecutive nights. Overnight on May 30 and May 31, a business in the first block of Bethany Road, Ephrata Borough, was forcibly entered. Each night the suspect stole a vehicle from the business...

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An Ephrata man has been charged with delivering heroin to a patient at Wellspan Ephrata Community Hospital who died as a result of an overdose. Ephrata Police detectives charged Paul Rinear, 31, of Ephrata, with a felony count of drug delivery resulting in death. On March 10, 2017 Rinear covertly...
On Saturday 3/25/17 at 2040 hrs. a 29 year old male from Ephrata reported he was robbed in the area of the basketball court at 39 E. Queen St in Ephrata Borough. The victim reported a male threatened him with a handgun while attempting to take his electric powered scooter. Ephrata Police responded...

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Update to original 03/10/2017 post: https://lancaster.crimewatchpa.com/ephratapd/10338/cases/theft-school-pa... After posting and requesting assistance, the Ephrata Police Department received multiple tips regarding the thefts from parking lots. The tips led officers to Joseph-Jon Albert "JJ"...
Ephrata Police on Sunday 03-19-17 at approximately 1220hrs picked up Todd S. Racine M/22 on a felony Forgery warrant. Racine was found at his home in the 1300 block of West Main Street Ephrata where he was taken into custody without incident. Ephrata Police Det. Bartholomew had filed Felony Forgery...
Ephrata Police arrested an Ephrata man for assaulting an eleven year old child. Paul S. Wetter, 43 of Ephrata was charged with Simple Assault. Police allege that Wetter struck the side of the child’s head three times and kicked the child’s leg on the evening of March 14, 2017 at a residence in...

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On 3/29/17 at 1813 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving two vehicles in the 800 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Township. A vehicle east bound on Main St., driven by Norman Kramer of Denver, turned left into the side of an approaching west bound vehicle. A passenger from...

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On 3/24/17 at 2139 hrs. Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving “road rage”. The incident involved two west bound vehicles on Rt. 897 in the area of Whitehall Rd. in Reinholds, West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by Edward Wolf, age 65, of Robesonia, was being followed closely...

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On 3/20/17 at 1618hrs Ephrata Police responded to a building fire at 102 Meadow Valley Rd. in Ephrata Township. The witnesses reporting the fire indicated the flames were already through the roof. Police and fire crews found the detached garage of the unoccupied residence fully involved in fire...
On Monday 3/20/17 at 1858hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving injuries in the 3600 block of Rothsville Rd in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle operated by Donald Kitchen, age 80, of Ephrata, pulled from a parking lot into the path of a vehicle west bound on Rothsville Rd. The two...

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On 3/12/17 at 0544 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle in the 100 Block of Creek Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A 15 year old male from Lebanon PA, was using a self-propelled scooter in the south bound lane while wearing dark clothing. The youth was struck...

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Detectives from the Ephrata Police Department have filed theft charges against two men after an investigation revealed that they committed thefts at two different Adamstown businesses in late July and early August of this year. Police have charged Timothy James Cuthbert, 55, of Bellefonte, and his...
On September 13, 2016 at 4:40 p.m., Ephrata Police responded to the 800 Block of Clearview Ave, Ephrata Borough for a robbery that just occurred. A 21 year old male from Ephrata reported that, while parked in a parking lot of an apartment building, he met two acquaintances who robbed him at knife...
Several residents of Martin Ave, Fairview Ave and West Main Street reported that their unlocked vehicles were entered during to overnight hours on September 10, 2016. Small electronics and change were taken. Ephrata Police encourage all residents to lock their vehicles.
Ephrata Police recently filed simple assault charges against Summer Madden, 27, of Ephrata, Justin R. Stark, 24, of Lancaster and Justin M. Thomas, 23, of Ephrata. Madden met a 23 year old Ephrata man on a social media / chat room application. On August 11, 2016 at 2245 hours, the group invited him...
Ephrata Police are investigating a burglary to a business in the 300 block of North Reading Road, Ephrata Township, which occurred during the late evening or overnight hours of August 9, 2016. A large amount of unwrapped change was taken from the office of the business. Police ask anyone who...

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