CLEVELAND, Ohio - 28-year-old Patrick Carner was arraigned Thursday morning.
He faces multiple charges following the death of his girlfriend.
Vonnashia Akins was found dead on I-90 Monday during evening rush hour.
Carner is charged with tampering with evidence and obstruction of justice.
Carner's attorney tells FOX 8 Akins and Carner were fighting.
According to Carner, Akins tried to get out of the vehicle and fell on I-90.
Police say Carner stopped the vehicle, looked at Akins, then called 911 with false information and drove away.
A judge ordered Carner held on $250,000 bond.
Carner has multiple misdemeanors and 12 felonies on his record, according to the court.
He has also been cited multiple times for failure to appear.