Escaped Prisoner Steals Ambulance

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LONGMONT, Colorado (CNN) — Paramedics in Longmont, near Denver, were coming to help an 86-year-old woman after she fell early Sunday morning.

But while they were treating her, someone drove off in their ambulance.

Police say 51-year-old Robert Taylor stopped after about six blocks.

He told officers that he got in the ambulance because he was cold.

Police say Taylor failed a field sobriety test.

DUI and theft aren’t the only charges he faces.

Taylor also had an outstanding felony warrant for escaping from the Colorado Department of Corrections.

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