Police: Woman drags victim with car through parking lot

Police: Woman drags victim with car through parking lot

THIBODAUX, LA (WAFB) - A Thibodaux woman was arrested after being charged for dragging the victim through a parking lot with her vehicle.

Brittany Johnston, 28, of Thibodaux, has been charged with aggravated battery with a dangerous weapon.

Police reports say she and the victim got into an argument. Johnston then put the vehicle in reverse and hit the victim. The victim was caught under the open driver's door and was drug through the parking lot until witnesses began to call out for Johnston to stop, according to police.

The victim had to be treated at the Thibodaux Regional Medical Center for their injuries.

Johnston was arrested and booked into the Lafourche Parish Detention Center. She was released after posting a $500 bond.

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