Freeport Runover

The Walton County sheriff's department is investigating the weekend death of a Freeport man.

The victim's girlfriend, Jennifer Lynn Highers, has been arrested, so far, she's only been charged with driving under the influence, but that could change.

38 years old Bruce Allen bates was found in the driveway of his home after neighbors reported he had been run over.

Bates was pronounced dead at the scene.

Captain Danny Glidewell says investigators are trying to determine if Bates was killed accidentally or if some sort of criminal intent is involved in the case.