Lawton man behind bars after he stole ambulance from hospital

Lawton man arrested after he steals ambulance.
Lawton man arrested after he steals ambulance.(Comanche County Detention Center)
Published: Jul. 20, 2021 at 9:26 PM CDT
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LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - A Lawton man is behind bars after police say he stole an ambulance from a hospital.

Terry Poe III is charged with a felony count of larceny of a motor vehicle.

Investigators said he stole the ambulance from the hospital’s Ambulance Bay on July 17.

The vehicle was later found in a field at 67th and Lee, and Poe was reportedly hiding in a canal down the road.

He ran from authorities, but was arrested after being found in the back of the ambulance.

Poe is being held on a $30,000 bond.

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