Officers responded to a call about the stolen ambulance at Texas Medical Center around 10:15 a.m.
The chase ended when the man crashed into a parked vehicle near Harwin Drive and Boone Road, according to police. Officials said they are still looking for the suspect who fled the scene after the accident.
The only description police released of the suspect, who is believed to be black, is that he has tattoos on both arms.
No injuries were reported but residents are being asked to avoid the area.
HPD Westside & K9 officers search the area of 11400 Harwin Dr. near Boone Rd after a male suspect who stole an HFD ambulance from Memorial Hermann Hospital at the medical center.
The suspect led officers in a pursuit until the ambulance struck a parked vehicle. 1/2 pic.twitter.com/g8Qe5F6geQ
— Houston Police Department (@houstonpolice) April 19, 2022
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