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    Ephrata Police Log, January 20, 2016

    Ephrata Borough Police Department reported the following: DUI: Police were called to the 100 block of West Fulton Street, Ephrata Borough, around 8:15 a.m. Jan. 18 for a female driver passed out in the driver’s seat of...

    • Posted January 21, 2016
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  • Anthony R. Dickersheid is accused of beating his girlfriend’s daughter – Oct. 14 inside a School Court home, when he had sole custody of her, according to police.
    Police: Denver Man Beat Child; Caused Brain Injury

    Police say Anthony R. Dickersheid Beat Child – is charged with causing a 6-year-old girl’s brain bleed, and other injuries, in an October beating at the child’s home. Anthony R. Dickersheid beat the girl – his girlfriend’s daughter...

    • Posted December 17, 2015
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  • Omar Colon, 26, is accused of firing a hand gun at a man on the 200 block of Church Avenue Nov. 9.
    Shooting Suspect Jailed

    Ephrata Police reported the arrest of the man who witnesses said fired a hand gun at a man visiting a home on the 200 block of Church Avenue in broad daylight on Nov. 9. Officer Kenneth Lockhart...

    • Posted December 11, 2015
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    Pipe bomb explodes in Akron, damaging apartment

    Local and federal law enforcement officials are trying to find out who set off a pipe bomb near an apartment building in Akron, sending shrapnel flying through one of the occupied units. “There is no doubt that...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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    Trashing the System; Trash Hauler Cited for Early Pick-ups

    Trash hauler fined for early morning pick-ups Ephrata Police have cited Joseph A. Colon of Columbia, for violating an Ephrata Borough ordinance for early. Police cited him for collecting trash at 4:30 a.m. on Tuesday  Dec. 1....

    • Posted December 4, 2015
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  • Cocalico area police log

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: WARRANT: Police stopped a vehicle driven by James Becker, 31, Wernersville, for a traffic violation in the 2100 block of North Reading Road Nov. 18. After offering a fictitious...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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  • Investigation continues into fatal accident on Woodcrest Avenue

    A Lititz woman struck by a vehicle Monday evening while walking her dog in Lititz died early Tuesday morning. Karen D. Grover, 55, died after receiving life-saving efforts, including CPR administered by emergency responders at the scene...

    • Posted November 4, 2015
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    Ephrata Cops in Pursuit of a Cure

    The Ephrata Police Department is in pursuit and asking for the community’s help as they chase after a cure for breast cancer throughout the month of October. Cops in Pursuit of a Cure is a fundraiser started...

    • Posted October 7, 2015
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  • A grainy image of the suspected bank robber at ENB in Ephrata.
    Second ENB Bank Robbery in 4 Months

    Police continue to search for a man who pulled off a daring mid-day bank robbery in downtown Ephrata last Thursday. The man entered a small walk-up area at the Ephrata National Bank branch drive-thru at 42 E....

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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    Habitual dog hoarding in Rothsville

    Dog law officers responded last week for the third time to a property owned by serial dog hoarder Barbara E. Dienner. The Pennsylvania SPCA’s action in seizing 19 dogs March 27 from Dienner’s property on the 800...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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