An intoxicated teenager stole an SUV from an Uber driver and damaged it while driving over a berm and into a ditch in Lonsdale, charges say.

Grace Marie Morowczynski, 18, of Plymouth, was charged with felony theft and misdemeanor underage drinking and driving Wednesday in Rice County District Court.

An Uber driver reported he was driving two intoxicated people in Lonsdale on Nov. 19. He said he stopped and asked them to get out because the passenger later identified as Morowczynski was being disrespectful. He said he and the other passenger got out and Morowczynski hen jumped into the driver’s seat and drove off.

 

Credit: Owatonna People’s Press