A female reportedly took a Clark County fire vehicle on I-15 on Sept. 8, 2017.( Source: LVACS). Authorities follow a taken CCFD energy truck on Sept. 8, 2017.( Source: LVACS ). LAS VEGAS( FOX5) -. A woman owning a taken Clark County Fire Department medical lorry led authorities on a chase southbound on Interstate 15 Friday afternoon, Metro police said. Inning accordance with Las Vegas City police, Clark County fire was working a medical call at Walgreens on 3717 South Las Vegas Boulevard, near Harmon Avenue, at 3:37 p.m. when the first responders left the truck running and opened while handling a client. The female suspect attempted to enter an AMR car at the scene however it was locked, so she went to the Clark County fire medical truck found it was unlocked and took it.
LVMPD officers are in pursuit of a taken Clark County EMS truck, heading southbound I15 near Primm. #LVMPDnews– LVMPD (@LVMPD)
September 8, 2017 The fire department tried to box her in near the Las Vegas welcome sign however she increased on a curb around them and left. Officers then found the vehicle and began following her as she left south of Las Vegas. Nevada Highway Patrol troopers and Metro officers continued to follow her as she drove southbound on Interstate 15 and attempted to stop her with a spike strip. The strip was only successful at deflating two of the four rear tires. A FOX5 viewer shared video of the pursuit on Interstate 15.
One the woman crossed the state line, California Highway Patrol cannon fodders assisted and set up spike strips also.
The lady then pulled the truck to the shoulder where CHP cannon fodders took her from the lorry and took her into custody at about 4:25 p.m.
. The suspect was booked by CHP for belongings of stolen property and will deal with surcharges in Nevada, Metro stated.
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