Mistrial Declared in Sliger Case

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12-6-06 A re-trial for Sliger is scheduled to begin March 1. The mistrail comes after days of testimony and several hours of jury deliberations.

Back in September of 2005 Jerry Don Savage kidnapped then murdered 16-year-old Caitlin Wooten before killing himself. Sliger is accused of being an accomplice to the murder.

Authorities say Sliger let Savage use his truck as a get-away car. Savage was the ex-boyfried of Wooten's mother.

Investigators say Savage kidnapped the 16-year-old to convince her mother to reunited with him.