A Boston man who is accused of stealing an ambulance from Rhode Island Hospital was stopped on Interstate 95 in Connecticut and arrested, according to state police.
Connecticut State Police said Rhode Island State Police called Troop E just after 6 a.m. and said they were following an ambulance that had been stolen from Rhode Island Hospital in Providence.
Rhode Island troopers followed the ambulance into Connecticut and Connecticut State police stopped the vehicle just before exit 92 in North Stonington and took he driver, 36-year-old Johnny Kimbrough, of Boston, into custody.
Police said he asked for medical attention and was committed to Backus Hospital.
Kimbrough was charged with first-degree larceny of a motor vehicle.
is due in court on June 4.