MT CLEMENS, MI – On Saturday October 7th, 2017, at approximately 6:35pm, Macomb County Sheriff’s Office responded to an ambulance that was just stolen from a local hospital.
MedStar workers had entered the hospital to drop off a patient, leaving the ambulance parked just outside. A 21 year old white male out of Macomb Township, who was not a patient, exited the hospital and drove away in the ambulance.
A brief chase ensued through the city of Mt. Clemens where the ambulance was stopped and the male driver taken into custody by Macomb County Sheriff’s deputies. The Clinton Township Police Department assisted in apprehending this suspect who was uninjured and lodged at the Macomb County Jail.
On 10/9/17, the suspect was charged with one felony count of Unlawful Driving Away of an Automobile and given an interim bond of $75,000. He is set to be arraigned on 10/10/17 in the 41-B District Court of Clinton Township.