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Trial For Wake Deputy Accused Of Threatening Wife Ends In Mistrial

Posted July 24, 2003 11:13 a.m. EDT

— The case of a Wake County deputy accused of threatening his wife has ended in a mistrial.

Joel Holt had been accused of pulling a gun on his wife and threatening to kill her.

The judge disclared a mistrial Wednesday after the jury failed to reach a unanimous verdict.

The district attorney has not decided if the case will go to trial again.