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West Earl Police responded to a report of a hit-and-run crash involving three vehicles, including a horse-and-buggy. Officers investigating this crash learned that on Thursday, 12/20/18 at 8:55 pm, an unidentified passenger car struck a horse-and-buggy in the 1100 block of Division Highway, about...

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A horse and buggy, operated by Harry Hoover, age 72, of Ephrata, PA, was traveling east in the 1st Block of East Farmersville Road when the horse was "spooked" and pulled the buggy into the west bound lane into the a vehicle operated by Keith Sweitzer, age 54, of Stevens, PA. Hoover, along with...

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Officials from Reed Concrete, 4411 Oregon Pike, reported the theft of tools from vehicles stored at the business. The theft occurred sometime during the overnight hours between Monday, September 24, 2018 and Tuesday, September 25, 2018.

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John J. Ulrich, age 33, of Bernville, PA, was charged and arrested for two counts of Simple Assault and one count of Terrorist Threats (Domestic Violence Related) in connection with an incident which occurred at a residence in the 300 Block of South State Street on Friday, September 21, 2018 at 2:...
Officials from Hoovers Excavating, 100 Block of West Metzler Road, reported two vehicle batteries and a wiring harness were stolen from a piece of construction equipment stored on the property. The theft occurred between Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 8:00 PM and Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 7...

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Phillip Westly Spearing, age 35, of Ephrata, PA, was arrested and charged with Criminal Attempt at Criminal Trespass, Loitering & Prowling at Night, and two counts of Simple Assault following an incident at the Conestoga Manor Mobile Home Park, 3868 Oregon Pike. A resident of the mobile home...
William R. Harsh, age 30, of Akron, PA, was arrested on charges of Burglary and Theft after he was found inside a workshop located in the 200 Block of Pool Road on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 1:40 A.M. The owner of the workshop noticed someone inside of the building on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 1:40 A...

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A Virginia man is charged with causing a vehicle crash in West Earl Township that killed two men – a tow truck operator and a driver who was receiving the tow. West Earl Township police charged 30-year-old Anthony W. Caldwell with two counts of vehicular homicide while DUI and related charges...
Barry D. Hilsher, age 52, of Ephrata, PA, was charged with Retail Theft following an incident at the Farmersville Auction, 33 North Farmersville Road, on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 8:55 A.M. Hilsher allegedly took two toy cars from the auction display floor without paying for them. Hilsher was...

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On August 7, 2017, a female entered a financial institution in the 4200 Block of the Oregon Pike, West Earl Township, and presented a check for cashing. The check, which exceeded $1,600, was cashed for the female. It was later discovered the check was a forgery and was worthless. Subsequent...

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A two-vehicle crash occurred on SR 772 at the SR 222 south off-ramp at 7:05 am on August 15, 2018. A passenger car operated by Wendy Beck of Hellers Church Rd. in Leola, was struck on the right side by a box truck operated by Timothy Eager of West Rt 897 in Reinholds. Minor injuries were sustained...

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A white 2000 GMC Sonoma pick up truck was stolen from the parking lot of a business in the 1st Block of Cocalico Creek Road on Monday, July 30, 2018 between 9:00 A.M. and 11:30 A.M. The truck displays Pennsylvania registration plate ZLP7913. A witness saw a white male, 30 to 40 years of age, about...

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A resident of the 200 Block of Pleasant Valley Road reported his home was entered sometime between 9:00 A.M. and 11:45 A.M on Sunday, July 29, 2018. A small amount of money was stolen from the residence.

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Sometime between 8:30 PM on Friday, July 27, 2018 and 7:30 A.M. on Saturday, July 28, 2018, a black 2009 Chevrolet Malibu was stolen from the driveway of a residence in the 1st Block of Groffdale Church Road. The vehicle displayed Pennsylvania registration plate FBF8845.

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Sometime between Monday, 1/29/2018 and Tuesday, 1/30/2018, various tools and welding supplies were stolen from a secured area on the property of Ira G. Steffy and Son, 1780 Oregon Pike.

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