Ambulance thief caught on camera

A surveillance picture shows a person wanted in the theft of an ambulance in Pawtucket on Friday, March 28, 2014.

Pawtucket police said Friday that they need help identifying the thief who stole an ambulance.

The ambulance was reported stolen at about 4:45 a.m. from MedTech Ambulance Co.

The ambulance has a GPS system, and MedTech workers found it on Carter Avenue. It had damage from crashing into a fence and a telephone pole.

The thief was gone, but pictures were taken using a dashboard camera.

Pawtucket police asked anyone who recognizes the thief to call them at 401-727-9100.