PHOENIX — A woman is in jail after allegedly stealing an ambulance from a west Phoenix hospital and driving it across town, the Phoenix Police Department said.
Around 1 in the morning on Sunday, police got the call that an ambulance had been stolen from Banner Estrella Medical Center near Thomas Road and Loop-101.
Authorities stopped the ambulance near 12th Street and Indian School Road and found it occupied by a woman later identified as 28-year-old Alejandra DeJesus Rocha.
Rocha was arrested and booked into a local jail. The ambulance was turned over to the Buckeye Fire Department.
Police have not released a motive behind the theft.
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