Woman pleads guilty in connection to running over roommate with SUV

Angelia J. Hanson (Source: Cape Girardeau PD)
Angelia J. Hanson (Source: Cape Girardeau PD)

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - A Cape Girardeau woman has pleaded guilty in connection to the July death of her roommate.

Angelia Hanson, 29, entered that plea in front of Judge William Syler Monday morning in a Cape Girardeau county courtroom.

The charge was reduced from involuntary manslaughter as a prior and persistent offender to involuntary manslaughter prior and persistent.

Hanson was accused of backing over 43-year-old Jody Lane after the two got into an argument and lane got out of her SUV.

Police say Hanson and Lane were living together at a home on North Fountain where the crash happened.

Hanson is scheduled to be sentenced on Nov. 18.

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