Man arrested for stealing an ambulance in West Central Fresno

FRESNO, Calif.

Police say 27-year-old Arturo Jimenez jumped into a running ambulance that was at the Welcome Inn and drove away. EMT's quickly reported the vehicle stolen and officers found the ambulance about seven miles away at Kearney Boulevard and Hayes Avenue.

Jimenez was arrested and booked into jail for auto theft and driving under the influence.

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