Woman charged in boyfriend's dragging death

January 11, 2008 3:23:25 PM PST
The girlfriend of a Round Lake Beach man who was killed in a hit-and-run accident this week has been charged with his death.Lori Michaelsen is being held on $1 million bond. She's charged with murder and driving while intoxicated.

Brian Boatright was walking near Rollins Road and Cedar on Tuesday, when he was hit and dragged about a half mile. Prosecutors claim Michaelsen was behind the wheel.

Witnesses reported there was an argument between Michaelsen and Boatright before the incident.