November 28, 2014
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Prosecutors have charged Lindsay Lohan's father with a misdemeanor domestic violence charge for an alleged
attack on his ex-girlfriend.
Michael Lohan is due in court on May 23 and faces up to a year in jail if convicted. He was arrested late Monday by sheriff's deputies after his former fiancDee, Kate Major, accused him of abusing her.
The 50-year-old has been in the Los Angeles area for months and
recently attended a court hearing for his daughter where a judge
threatened to send her to jail as she took a plea deal in a necklace theft case.
The "Mean Girls" star and her father are reportedly estranged.
Michael Lohan couldn't immediately be reached for comment.
He has a history of arrests in New York over allegations of
harassment from ex-girlfriends.
Copyright 2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.