Ephrata & East Cocalico Police logs, July 7 2016

By on July 6, 2016

The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following:

TERRORISTIC THREATS/DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Harry J Regester, 35, of the first block of North Reamstown Road was charged with three counts of terroristic threats and one count of disorderly conduct after an incident that occurred on Tuesday, June 28, at 8:26 p.m.. On that date, officers were dispatched to the Reamstown Athletic Association located at 76 N. Reamstown Road in East Cocalico Township, for a report of an individual causing a disturbance. Upon arrival, officers were directed towards Regester. Regester, who appeared intoxicated, had been asked by management to leave the club, but he had refused. Regester was also threatening one of the bar patrons.

Officers walked Regester across the street to his residence. He then became uncooperative and combative. Regester began yelling obscenities and was threatening the officers and their families. Regester, who is on probation/parole, was then placed in custody. The Pennsylvania State Probation/Parole Office filed a detainer against Regester and he was transported to the Lancaster County Prison to await a hearing on the above charges.

The East Cocalico Police Department covers East Cocalico Township and Denver Borough.

The Ephrata Police Department reported the following:

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: On July 1 at 8:55 a.m., Ephrata Police were called to the first block of East Main Street in Adamstown Borough for a disturbance. Police determined two men, a landlord and a tenant, had been physically fighting over the landlord spraying weed killer on the tenant’s flowers. The men were identified as Bryan Schweitzer, age 32, and Mark Halstead, age 59, both of Adamstown. During the fight Halstead sprayed Schweitzer with pepper spray and struck him with a metal bird feeder, while Schweitzer physically assaulted Halstead.

The Ephrata Police Department covers West Cocalico Township and Adamstown Borough.

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