ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (WJHL) — A trial date has been set for a man accused of killing his mother.
Jury selection will begin March 1 in the trial of John Christopher Ralph. The trial is scheduled to begin the next day.
Ralph is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Edith Ralph, who was found dead in her home on Reynolds Road in Elizabethton.
He was arrested at a Georgia airport as he was trying to flee the country, according to police.
Ralph is being held a $1 million bond.