FL Man Accused of Stealing Ambulance, Getting It Stuck in Mud

Trey Cornwell
Trey Cornwell (Photo/Hernando County Sheriff's Office)

A Florida man is accused of stealing an ambulance while the crew was dropping a patient off at the hospital, authorities said.

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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.

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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.

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