MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Police in St. Joseph say a 53-year-old man is in custody after he allegedly drunkenly crashed his vehicle into an autobody shop and fled Saturday.
According to police, the incident occurred at 2:30 a.m. Saturday on 109 Cedar Street East in St. Joseph.READ MORE: Crews Continue Cleanup After 50-Car Train Derails In Albert Lea
Police say the suspect, identified as Jason Wiener of St. Cloud, fled the scene after crashing his SUV into CMS Autobody. He was found a short time later a couple blocks from the scene.READ MORE: COVID In MN: 805 New Cases, 10 More Deaths Reported Sunday
Wiener was then arrested for fifth-degree controlled substance and fourth-degree DWI, pending blood results.MORE NEWS: 2 Hurt In Shooting At St. Paul Bus Stop
Police say the building sustained substantial damage, but there were no serious injuries.