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Monroe Man Waives Preliminary Trial In Deadly Hit-And-Run Case

Posted: Saturday, August 9th, 2014 at 5:58 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News - Tony Correa

Michael Lee Liggett

A Monroe man accused of being involved in a deadly hit and run Sunday has waived his right to a preliminary hearing in the case.

32-year-old Michael Liggett is facing charges of Homicide by Vehicle While Operating Under the Influence and Operating Under the Influence – 3rd Offense for an accident that lead to the death of motorcyclist Clayton Bennett Harsin of Knoxville at the intersection of Highway 14 and G-44.

Liggett posted $160,000 bond on Tuesday.