Patient in ambulance assaults paramedic, steals ambulance and crashes

April 15, 2019
Flower's Cove, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release


Stolen ambulance from Flower's Cove crashes along Route 430 on April 12, 2019.

On Friday evening, April 12, 2019, at approximately 5:30 p.m., Flower's Cove RCMP received a report that a patient who was being transported in an ambulance assaulted a paramedic, stole the ambulance and crashed it a short distance away.

Police arrived at the scene of the crash and took the 48-year-old man into custody.

The investigation is continuing and charges are pending.


Contact information

Flower's Cove RCMP

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