Boyfriend 'ran over and killed girlfriend in smoking row'

A boyfriend has been accused of running over and killing his girlfriend following a drunken argument about cigarettes. 

Robert Savinetti, 57, from Melville, New York, was dining out with 44-year-old Lisa Miceli on Tuesday night in Long Island when the pair got in a fight.

Police say Savinetti tried to drive away without Miss Miceli 'to teach her a lesson about smoking' before the mother-of-two fell under his car and was fatally wounded.

Robert Savinetti and Lisa Miceli

Savinetti is accused of running over and killing Miss Miceli, a mother-of-two

Robert Savinetti, 57, is accused of running over girlfriend Lisa Miceli, 44, (together left and right) and fleeing the scene following a drunken argument about smoking

The couple, who had been dating for between five and seven years, were having a meal at favorite haunt Cardoon Mediterranean when they began fighting, Newsday reported.

A 'verbal argument' started in the dining area before progressing to the parking lot, when Savinetti got into his 2010 Toyota and tried to drive away.

Savinetti has been charged with second-degree murder after incident on Tuesday

Savinetti has been charged with second-degree murder after incident on Tuesday

Miss Miceli then started running alongside the car attempting to

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