Ephrata Police arrested an Ephrata man for assaulting an eleven year old child.  Paul S. Wetter, 43 of Ephrata was charged with Simple Assault.  Police allege that Wetter struck the side of the child’s head three times and kicked the child’s leg on the evening of March 14, 2017 at a residence in Ephrata Borough.

Wetter was transported to Lancaster County Central Arraignment. Wetter is presumed innocent.