A female Lyft driver told police that an intoxicated male passenger groped her before getting out of her vehicle.
Michael Joseph Clausius, 39, of 4605 Kemp Dr., was charged with sexual battery.
In the incident on Saturday, the woman said she had picked up Clausius at Chattanooga Billiards on Cherry Street at 2:50 a.m.
She said she noticed that he was very intoxicated.
The driver said before he got out at his residence he reached from the back seat and groped her breasts.