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On Tuesday December 3, 2019, Ephrata Police arrested Cameron C. Schulze, 22, of Ephrata, as the result of a two-day investigation into a weekend crime spree in the Ephrata area. Police allege that on the weekend of November 30, Schulze burglarized a home in the 800 block of Glenwood Drive, Ephrata...

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The Ephrata Police Department responded to the 1st block of Bethany Rd. on Sunday, December 1, 2019 at approximately 4:08am for a report of a vehicle accident involving a car into a utility pole. Police arrived and found a 2010 Toyota Camry in the roadway and a utility pole completely sheered and...

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Ephrata Police arrested Mackenzie Viera, F/21, and Conner Verhagen, M/22, both of Manor St., Lancaster City on Thursday morning following the theft of puppies from a residence in the 600 Block of Wollups Hill Road, Denver (West Cocalico Township). On November 28, 2019 at 1:40 a.m., Ephrata Police...

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Ephrata Police arrested Amy Allwine F/38 of Leola, Pa and Eric Camblell M/40 of Rothsville, Pa for Criminal Trespass following an incident at 7am Saturday morning in the first block of Martin Avenue, Ephrata. Ephrata Police received a call from a property owner in the first block of Martin Avenue...

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INVESTIGATION CONCLUDED, SUSPECT VEHICLE IDENTIFIED Ephrata Police are investigating a Hit and Run Accident which occurred sometime over the night time hours of Saturday into Sunday 11-24-19. Ephrata Police received the report of vehicle, legally parked in the first block of East Main St, was hit...

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On Tuesday December 3, 2019, Ephrata Police arrested Cameron C. Schulze, 22, of Ephrata, as the result of a two-day investigation into a weekend crime spree in the Ephrata area. Police allege that on the weekend of November 30, Schulze burglarized a home in the 800 block of Glenwood Drive, Ephrata...

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On October 23, 2019 at 11:00p.m., Ephrata Police responded to a disturbance in the 100 block of Meadow Valley Road, Ephrata Township. A resident reported that an acquaintance, Gregory A. Fleming II, pushed his way into the house and struck, kicked and choked her. Police arrested Fleming II, 25, of...
Detectives from the Ephrata Police Department recently charged Jove Scott Heller, 27, of Reading, with Unlawful Use of a Computer. In August of 2018, a West Cocalico Township business reported that an employee downloaded key capture software on a business computer. Police conducted a forensic...
Detectives from the Ephrata Police Department recently charged Jeremiah Eugene Doster, 42, of Ephrata, with Possession of Child Pornography and Criminal Use of a Communication Facility. In July 2019, detectives initiated an investigation based on a complaint that Doster had child pornography on...
Ephrata Police arrested Brent Bowman M/49 of Ephrata, on 10-26-19 after being called for a suspicious male on the property of an apartment complex in the 800 block of West Main St. Ephrata Police arrested Bowman on an outstanding Lancaster County Sheriff's warrant. Bowman was turned over to...

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Ephrata Police hold a warrant for the arrest of Richard J. Caprarella, 55, previously of Lancaster. On September 9, 2019, Caprarella removed five cartons of cigarettes from behind the sales counter at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township. While attempting to steal the merchandise,...

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Ephrata Police hold a warrant for the arrest of Ferdinand J. Michell III, 37, of Palmyra. On September 26, 2018, an employee of a business in the 300 block of South Reading Road, Ephrata Borough, reported that his wallet was taken from the office area. The value of the wallet and its contents was $...
Ephrata Police hold a warrant for the arrest of Daulton Lee Blessing, 23, last known address of Denver, PA. Blessing is charged with Retail Theft, Prohibited Offensive Weapons and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Police allege that on September 12, 2018, Blessing failed to pay for $168 worth of...
Ephrata Police hold a warrant for the arrest of Ivan Allen, 30, last known address of Clifton Heights, PA. Allen is charged with Involuntary Deviate Sexual Intercourse with a Child, Unlawful Contact with a Minor and Corruption of Minors. Police allege that in June of 2016, Allen had sexual contact...
Ephrata Police hold a warrant for the arrest of Brianne E. Mankins, 22, last known address of Ephrata. On May 22, 2018 at 12:32 a.m., Ephrata Police responded to the first block of East Pine Street, Ephrata Borough, to investigate a report of suspicious activity. Police located Mankins asleep in a...

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On 11/16/19 at 1257 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to West Main Street at Church Avenue in Ephrata Borough for a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle. A 39 year old Ephrata Woman was crossing Main St. after receiving the walk signal, when she was struck by a vehicle on N. Church St. turning left...

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Ephrata Township; US 322/ East Main St East and West bound lanes will be CLOSED for several hours due to serious motorcycle crash with injuries. The roadway will be shut between Bethany Road and Pleasant Valley Road to allow utility crews time to replace utility pole and wires. Ephrata Police...
On 10/23/19 at 0653hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving a person struck, on West Locust Street at North State Street in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Laura Martin, age 22, of Ephrata, turned left from State Street and struck Madelon Metzger, 68, of Ephrata, while she...

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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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On Saturday 9/22/19 at 0946 hrs. Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident on S. Line Rd. at Indiantown Rd. in West Cocalico Township. Peter Bowersox, 45, of Norristown, was operating a transit van with thirteen juvenile passengers, approximate ages 12-15, headed for an area retreat. Bowersox...

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The Ephrata Police Department responded to the 1st block of Bethany Rd. on Sunday, December 1, 2019 at approximately 4:08am for a report of a vehicle accident involving a car into a utility pole. Police arrived and found a 2010 Toyota Camry in the roadway and a utility pole completely sheered and...

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Ephrata Police arrested Mackenzie Viera, F/21, and Conner Verhagen, M/22, both of Manor St., Lancaster City on Thursday morning following the theft of puppies from a residence in the 600 Block of Wollups Hill Road, Denver (West Cocalico Township). On November 28, 2019 at 1:40 a.m., Ephrata Police...

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Ephrata Police arrested Amy Allwine F/38 of Leola, Pa and Eric Camblell M/40 of Rothsville, Pa for Criminal Trespass following an incident at 7am Saturday morning in the first block of Martin Avenue, Ephrata. Ephrata Police received a call from a property owner in the first block of Martin Avenue...

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INVESTIGATION CONCLUDED, SUSPECT VEHICLE IDENTIFIED Ephrata Police are investigating a Hit and Run Accident which occurred sometime over the night time hours of Saturday into Sunday 11-24-19. Ephrata Police received the report of vehicle, legally parked in the first block of East Main St, was hit...

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Ephrata Police have charged Travis W. Mengel, 24, of Ephrata, with the February 8, 2018, burglary of Green Dragon Farmers Market, 955 North State Street, Ephrata Township. Police allege that Mengel and his co-conspirator forcibly entered buildings, stole a safe and cash from cash registers, and...

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