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On January 20, 2019 at 4:56 p.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to a vehicle accident with entrapment in the 900 block of North State Street, Ephrata Township. A northbound vehicle, driven by Jaden Lee Truskey, 18, of Ephrata, traveled through an ice patch, lost control, left the roadway and...
On Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at approximately 5:55pm, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run crash at the intersection of Rt. 272(S Reading Rd.) and Meadow Valley Rd. A 2019 green Ford Mustang was travelling westbound across Rt. 272 on Meadow Valley Rd. and had a green traffic signal. A small...

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On 1/7/19 at 1614 hrs Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on S. Reading Rd. at S. Academy Dr. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Kimberly Seymour, 21, of Denver, turned left in front of a vehicle approaching from the other direction. No one was injured. Both vehicles were towed from...

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On 12/28/18 at 2151 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a report of a vehicle that crashed into the woods in the first block of Greenville Rd. in West Cocalico Township. Police found a pickup truck had left the roadway, sheared a utility pole and crashed into a wooded area. The driver, Walter Kaufman...

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On Sunday morning, December 16, 2018 at 2:05am, Ephrata Police responded to a reported burglary which had just occurred at the Sunoco gas station located at 185 E Main St. in Reinholds. Police arrived to find the front door glass broken. It was reported that numerous items of merchandise were...

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On Monday 12/10/18 at 0800hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 500 Block of N. Ridge Rd. in West Cocalico Township. The driver, Kim Shay, 52, of Denver, reported she fell asleep and her vehicle left the right side of the roadway and struck a tree. Shay was taken to an area...

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On Monday, December 10, 2018 at 6:07pm, Ephrata Police responded to a report of a pedestrian struck in the 100 block of E Main St. in Ephrata Borough. Police found that a 62 year old female pedestrian (Denver, PA resident) was struck by a minivan travelling eastbound. The minivan was operated by a...

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On 12/6/18 at 1937 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on RT 272 at Grandview Dr. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Margaret Gusler, 63, of Reamstown, failed to stop for a red traffic signal and struck another vehicle in the intersection. Gusler was taken to an area hospital...

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On Thursday, November 22, 2018 between 6:00pm-8:00pm, a resident of the 200 Blk of Church Ave. in Ephrata Borough reported that a slate blue 2005 Chevy Cobalt was stolen from the rear of the address. The owner left the keys inside the vehicle. At approximately 2:45am on Friday, November 2018, the...

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Ephrata Police are investigating two incidents of Criminal Mischief at the Ephrata Township Park, 436 E. Fulton St. in Ephrata Township. Between November 12 and November 21 2018, vandals have twice spray painted graffiti on a park building, causing approximately $500.00 in damage. If you have any...

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