facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Police: Man tried to move ambulance

Jan. 31, 2012 at 4:49 PM   |   Comments

MOUNT JULIET, Tenn., Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Police in Tennessee said they arrested a man who allegedly tried to move an ambulance on an emergency call because it was blocking his car.

Mount Juliet police said the Wilson County ambulance was parked on 300 block of Killian Way Saturday as the crew responded to a medical emergency and the paramedics heard the vehicle's engine start while they were preparing the patient for transport, The (Nashville) Tennessean reported Tuesday.

The crew found Warren Melamed, 65, preparing to move the ambulance and were able to stop him, police said. Melamed told police he became angry when he saw the ambulance was blocking his car so he decided to move it out of his way.

Melamed was charged with unauthorized use of a vehicle.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Police: Suspect said meth is her right as a Wiccan Police: Suspect said meth is her right as a Wiccan
2
'Stay of execution' for bird living in store 'Stay of execution' for bird living in store
3
'Dorothy' app controls phone features with heel clicks 'Dorothy' app controls phone features with heel clicks
4
Irish man called officer 'gay,' exposed buttocks Irish man called officer 'gay,' exposed buttocks
5
Ebola-themed Halloween display in Dallas suburb Ebola-themed Halloween display in Dallas suburb
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback