Cases

7/21/21 - The runaway teen has been located. The Ephrata Police Department is asking for help from the public in locating a runaway juvenile. Bianca Marchino, 16, of Ephrata was last seen on the evening of July 9, 2021. Hours later, her family noticed that she had left the house and reported her as...

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The following arrest were recently made for retail theft at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township based upon complaints received from Walmart asset protection: On June 25, 2021 at 9:30 p.m., Heather Noll, 26, of Ephrata, failed to pay for $37.93 worth of merchandise. On June 27, 2021 at...

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Ephrata Police cited a driver, Luke Glassmoyer M/29 of Sinking Spring, PA for Careless Driving following a crash which happened around 6:00am on 07-08-21 on US 222 south bound near the US 322 Ephrata Exit. Ephrata Police investigation found Glassmoyer was south bound on US 222 near the US 322...

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On 07-08-21 the Ephrata Rec Department reported damage to the stage building at the Ephrata's Grater Park at 300 Cocalico St, Ephrata Borough. Rec Department personnel discovered some time between 4pm 7-7-21 and 8am 7-8-21 suspect(s) broke apart several slate steps on both sides of the band shell...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a building fire that occurred on Sunday, July 4, 2021 at 10:45 p.m. at the Ephrata Township salt garage. The fire, which was extinguished by local fire departments, started in a dumpster. The preliminary cause of the fire is carelessly discarded fireworks.
On Friday, July 3, 2021 at approximately 7:08 p.m., the Ephrata Police Department responded to a working structure fire in the 1500 block of Division Highway in Ephrata Township. At approximately 7:19 p.m., a crash occurred in the 1400 block of Division Highway, involving a responding Ephrata...
The following arrest were recently made for retail theft at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township based upon complaints received from Walmart asset protection: On June 2, 2021 at 3:01 p.m., Chelsea L. Myers, 34, of Ephrata, failed to ring $189.69 worth of merchandise at self-checkout. On...
Ephrata Police on 5-22-21 arrested two females, Elizabeth Fertko F/56 of Leola, PA and Tina Knisely F/41 of Narvon, PA for misdemeanor retail theft and conspiracy following an incident at the Ephrata Walmart. Ephrata Police were called at approximately 4:30pm to the Ephrata Walmart by Loss...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a bomb threat at Magisterial District Judge Russell’s Office, 609 East Main Street, Ephrata Borough. Staff at the office received a threat by phone this morning at approximately 9:25 a.m. The building, which houses both the MDJ office and The Shopping News, were...
Ephrata Police are investigating a hit and run vehicle accident that occurred in the first block of Lancaster Ave, Ephrata Borough, on May 14, 2021 at 6:42 p.m. An orange car backed into a sedan after turning around in the Papa John’s parking lot. Click HERE to watch a video of the incident. If you...