Young Car Thief Caught in Rochester: Not Even Old Enough to Drive
Byron, MN (KROC AM News) - A car reported stolen in Byron was later found in Rochester - with a 14-year-old boy behind the wheel.
A Byron woman reported the stolen car Friday morning.
The woman told Olmsted County deputies the car had been in her garage and she may have accidentally left the door open. She also said she had left the keys and her purse in the car.
A patrol deputy spotted the stolen car Saturday at Zumbro Ridge Estates in NE Rochester. There were four teenagers in the car, all from the Byron area.
The 14-year-old was arrested and the other three were turned over to their parents.