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Man arrested for trying to steal fire truck

Makhtar Fall (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Makhtar Fall (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A Cincinnati man is behind bars after police say he tried to steal a fire truck.

Officials caught Makhtar Fall, 23, on Thursday afternoon, as he was jumping into an Engine #51 Cincinnati Fire Department Fire Truck. When police tried to arrest him, they say he actively ignored their commands to place his hands behind his back.

Fall is now charged with Theft and Resisting Arrest.

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