A Florida man is accused of stealing an ambulance while the crew was dropping a patient off at the hospital, authorities said.
Police say Trey Cornwell stole the Hernando County Fire & Emergency Services ambulance Sunday while it was in the ambulance bay at Oak Hill Hospital in Brooksville.
Cornwell later got the ambulance stuck in the mud near a body of water. Witnesses told police they say Cornwell run toward a nearby shopping plaza.
He was taken into custody a short time later and charged with grand theft auto. He was being held in lieu of a $10,000 bond.