Rockford police responded about 4:36 PM Wednesday to a report of a stolen ambulance from Rockford Memorial Hospital, 2400 North Rockton Avenue Rockford, IL. Metro ambulance #C37 was reported stolen from the EMERGENCY parking lot at Rockford Memorial Hospital. The license plate on the ambulance is described as 104 106.
Driver is described as a male/white driver, age 43 with a mustache and wearing a tan hat. The driver/offender is wanted for aggravated assault and is possibly intoxicated.
The direction of travel is unknown “at this time”, but a later sighting put the vehicle eastbound Spring Creek at Perryville.
Metro Paramedic Services, Inc. is a subsidiary of Superior Ambulance Service.
eastbound I-90 passing the Chrysler plant at about 5:35 p.m.
Randall Road and Big Timber Road — southbound on Randall Road.
Markings of the ambulance were not described, but here is a photo of a Metro Ambulance at the Rockford Aviators stadium. A description of the ambulance including markings and color is not available at this time.
Superior ambulances have multiple design and color configurations.
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Google Street View of Rockford Memorial Hospital EMERGENCY parking lot.
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