SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Police in San Francisco arrested a man after he allegedly carjacked an ambulance while a patient was inside early Thursday morning.
Police said around 3:55 a.m. Thursday, emergency medics near Golden Gate Avenue and McAllister Street flagged down an officer and said their ambulance had been carjacked with a patient inside.READ MORE: UPDATE: Investigation Underway Into Apparent Shooting On I-580 In Oakland
The officers were able to stop the ambulance and arrested the 32-year-old man on suspicion of carjacking. Police have not released the suspect’s name.READ MORE: San Francisco Bans City-Funded Travel To States Over Voting Restrictions
After the arrest, medics were able to resume caring for the patient.
The suspect was then taken to a hospital for an unrelated medical condition that was not considered life-threatening, police said.MORE NEWS: COVID: Santa Clara County Health Officials Prepare To Vaccinate Kids 5-11 As Authorization Looms
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