Suspect Charged After Stealing Grundy County Ambulance

The Trenton Police Department investigated the theft of a Grundy County ambulance Tuesday afternoon.

Posted: Feb 20, 2018 5:41 PM
Updated: Feb 22, 2018 7:22 AM

According to a press release from the Trenton Police Department, on Tuesday, February 20 at approximately 12:30 p.m. a 2016 Ford F450 Grundy County Ambulance was stolen while it was parked at Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton, Mo.

The ambulance was allegedly stolen by Bobby Morgans, 38 of Trenton, who had been seeking medical treatment at the hospital. 

Morgans allegedly exited the emergency room, climbed into the ambulance and then drove away.

The ambulance was later recovered by the Grundy County Sheriff's Office in the southeastern part of the county. 

Morgans was later located in the area of the ambulance and taken into custody by the Missouri State Highway Patrol and the Grundy County Sheriff's Office without incident.

Morgans has been charged in Grundy County with one felony count of stealing a motor vehicle and currently has a $15,000 bond.

Missouri Probation and Parole has issued a warrant for probation revocation with a $50,000 cash only bond.

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