Alleged Grady Ambulance Thief Caught - News - @ JEMS.com


Alleged Grady Ambulance Thief Caught

When paramedics came out of the home, the ambulance was gone.

 

 
 
 

KENDRA MACKEY, 11Alive.com | | Monday, July 26, 2010


Atlanta police say the person responsible for the July 7th theft of a Grady Hospital ambulance is now in police custody.

On Saturday, July 24th, 18-year old Frank Howard turned himself in to Atlanta police.  Howard was charged with theft by taking and booked into the Fulton County Jail.

Police say Howard took the ambulance for a joyride and later crashed it in a ditch at 400 Thomasville Blvd.

The ambulance was answering an emergency call to an address on Newtown Circle in southeast Atlanta. When the paramedics came out of the home, their ambulance was gone. They had left the engine running.



Related Links:



Connect: Have a thought or feedback about this? Add your comment now
Related Topics: News, vehicle operations, ambulance

 
What's Your Take? Comment Now ...

Buyer's Guide Featured Companies

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

Innovation & Advancement

This is the seventh year of the EMS 10 Innovators in EMS program, jointly sponsored by Physio-Control and JEMS.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

Wesleyan Students Hospitalized for Overdose

11 students transported to local hospitals.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Denver Medic's Family Says Job Stress Contributed to Suicide

Veteran of over 25 years took her own life after a call.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Denver First Responders Join to Remember Paramedic

Veteran medic took her own life after fatal accident.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Rigs Going in Service from EMS Today 2015

Snap shots of some of the vehicles at EMS Today that will be on the streets soon
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Florida Hospital Fire

Fire halts construction project at Tampa cancer center.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

Helps to create a safer ambulance module.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Field Bridge Xpress ePCR on iPad, Android, Kindle Fire

Sneak peek of customizable run forms & more.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

LMA MAD Nasal™

Needle-free intranasal drug delivery.
Watch It >


More Product Videos >