A VCU student stole an ambulance from the VCU Medical Center while the crew was inside transferring patient care early Sunday morning.
Senior guard Briante Weber’s punishment for theft charges brought against him this offseason will be a one-game suspension, community service and restitution.
Overall theft at VCU has decreased over the past academic year. However, the VCU Police Department has noticed a spike in one specific area of theft; electronic devices.
For students living in the VCU dorms, crime can hit close to home.
Laptops and cellphones may present an easy payday for thieves, but the VCU Police Department said crooks are setting their sights on less obvious-but equally lucrative-targets.