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Man Steals Texas Ambulance for Food and Cigarettes Run

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas (KHOU 11) – A man in his 60s was taken into custody early Thursday morning after he allegedly stole an ambulance to make a food and cigarette run.

The ambulance was stolen from outside Cypress Creek Hospital, which is a mental health facility, deputies with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office said.

Authorities were able to electronically track the ambulance a couple miles south of there at a gas station on W. Richey at Ella. MORE