Incident Blotter

On 12/11/15, a female victim reported that she was a victim of a telephone scam. Victim reported that a male telephoned her and informed her that she was to receive a free grant of $9,000 to pay medical bills. The victim was instructed send $200 by MoneyGram to Florida to receive the grant. The...
On 12/12/15, a burglary and theft at Smoketown Motor Lodge was reported to ELTPD. Entry into the motel office occurred sometime overnight Thursday 12/10 to Friday 12/11. An undetermined amount of cash was stolen from the office. Anyone with information is asked to contact ELTPD at 9717) 291-4676.
On 12/11/15, ELTPD responded to a discovered overnight burglary and theft at Inspirations Hair Care Center, 301 Airport Dr. Smoketown. Forced entry was made into the business through the front door. A small amount of petty cash was taken from the business. Anyone with information is asked to...
Ephrata Police responded at approximately 2:40pm on 12-12-15 to investigate a rollover crash that occurred on US 222 South bound in the area of Glenwood Drive bridge (Mile post 42). A Chevrolet Trail Blazer driven by Nureddin Gungor, 47, of Fairfax Drive, Cinnaminson, NJ was traveling south bound...

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At 2:05 am, Thursday, 12/10/15, ELTPD responded to an attempted entry into an occupied residence in the 2100 blk of Colleens Way. Victim's reported that the house burglar alarm sounded and apparently scared off someone attempting to enter the residence. It was discovered that the rear door had been...
On 12/8/15, a female victim reported that she was a victim of a telephone scam. The victim reported that she received a telephone call from a male who convinced her that she owned $500 in fine and needed to pay the money immediately or be physically arrested. The victim provided her credit card...
On 12/4/15, a 34 female victim reported that she was a victim of the IRS phone scam. The victim reported that she received a telephone call from a male purporting to be an IRS agent. The caller informed the victim that she had an outstanding IRS fine of $7,000 and needed to pay it immediately...
On 12/4/15, ELTPD responded to a theft of a purse at Wal-Mart, 2034 Lincoln Highway East. Victim reported that her purse was stolen from her shopping cart while shopping inside Wal-Mart. The purse contained an undetermined amount of gift cards.
On 12/3/15, ELTPD received a report of delivered packages being stolen from the front door of a residence on N. Wood Rd. in Eastland Hills development. Three packages were stolen from the front door area sometime during the afternoon hours. Packages were valued at $408.00.
On 12/2/15, ELTPD responded to a discovered burglary at a residence in the 00 Blk of Glendale Dr. At some point over the past two weeks the residence was entered. Various power tools and hand tools were stolen from the garage area. The loss is estimated at $1,140. Anyone with information is asked...

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