Provincial police have launched a search for the vehicle which had allegedly been stolen from the George Masebe Hospital.
Spokesperson Motlafelo Mojapelo says the suspects appeared to have cut the fence to gain access to the hospital premises.
“Police in Tinmyn have launched a search for a state motor vehicle. The ambulance was allegedly stolen from George Masebe Hospital over the weekend,” Mojapelo says.
The ambulance was last used to transport patients on Friday night.
Hospital workers discovered the vehicle had been stolen Saturday morning.
“According to the information received, the vehicle was used to transport patients on the evening of Friday, 7 July and was thereafter parked in the garage at the said hospital. The alleged theft was discovered by employees yesterday morning (Saturday),” added Mojapelo.
The vehicle’s registration numbers are GHH 367 L and police have appealed to anyone with information that can assist in this investigation, to contact the nearest police or call 24-hour toll free number at 0860010111.