Unlawful Driving Away an Automobile

Elements of Offense - Ann Arbor, MI - Washtenaw County

The felony offense of Unlawful Driving Away an Automobile is a crime punishable by up to 5 years imprisonment. Any person who does willfully and without authority take possession of and drive away a vehicle which belongs to another person is guilty of a felony punishable by up to 5 years imprisonment. A person that assists or conspires with another person to commit the offense of Unlawful Driving Away an Automobile may be charged and convicted of this crime as well. A person convicted of this crime in Washtenaw County will typically spend between 1-3 months in the Washtenaw county jail with 2-3 years supervised probation with community service and jail work program.