Video: Man steals ambulance with paramedic, patient inside
The paramedic called 911 while in the back of the ambulance, saying she feared for the patient's safety
By EMS1 Staff
DAYTON, Ohio — Police dash cam footage shows a cruiser chasing an ambulance after a man stole it with a paramedic and patient still inside.
FOX45 reported that Jeffrey Brown stole the ambulance while a paramedic and patient were in the back and drove off with the lights flashing.
The paramedic called 911 while in the back of the ambulance and expressed her fear.
"I'm just worried about them crashing the ambulance. I have a patient in the back with me," the paramedic said.
Miami Herald reported that Brown was apprehended by police after a mile-and-a-half chase when a squad car sped in front of it and slowed down.
Brown was arrested and faces several charges, including kidnapping and grand theft auto.