Drunk woman allegedly steals cab she called in Old Town Scottsdale

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SCOTTSDALE - A Scottsdale woman was arrested for allegedly stealing the cab she had just called.

She was reportedly in the Old Town Scottsdale party district at the time. Police say 24-year old Genevieve Pflug  jumped into the driver's seat of the taxi after the driver got out to help her.

Police say she sped off, hitting four parked cars before ditching the cab and running from the scene.

Police caught up with Pflug a few blocks later. She is now facing a long list of charges including auto theft, aggravated driving while under the influence, drug possession, and hit and run.