Jury Selection Continues for Peterson Murder Trial

By Scott Sarvay

Drew Peterson

July 24, 2012 Updated Jul 24, 2012 at 7:33 AM EST

Will County, IL (Indiana’s NewsCenter) - Jury selection will continue Tuesday in the Drew Peterson murder trial.

Peterson introduced himself to potential jurors in an Illinois courtroom Monday.

The 58-year-old former police sergeant is charged with killing his third wife, Kathleen Savio.

His attorneys say Savio's death was an accident and that Stacy Peterson, Drew Peterson's fourth wife, ran off with another man and is alive.

Authorities have said they believe she is dead, although her body has never been found.

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