Charges dismissed against wife of bounty hunter Duane 'Dog' Chapman, Beth Chapman

Harassment charges have been dismissed against the wife of TV bounty hunter Duane "Dog" Chapman.

The Denver Post reports that El Paso County District Attorney dropped harassment charges Wednesday. Beth Chapman was accused of verbally harassing a 16-year-old girl at a Colorado lake in July.

Beth Chapman had pleaded not guilty.

Chapman's lawyer said in a Wednesday news release that the dismissal was "welcomed and appropriate."