SOLON -- Police noticed a white Chevy pickup truck driving very slowly on U.S. 422 about 2:30 a.m. Saturday.
An officer stopped the pickup near Liberty Road after a lane violation and found a 13-year-old from Painesville behind the wheel.
The driver had taken the truck without his father's permission. There was also a boy, 16; a girl, 16; and a girl, 14, all from Painesville in the truck with him.
The driver was cited for traffic violations and will appear in Cuyahoga Juvenile court.
All four teens were released to their parents and will be referred to the Solon Juvenile Officer.