KNOXVILLE — The father of Brittany Eldridge’s unborn son strangled her nearly three years ago, police said Wednesday.
Norman Clark remains in jail with bond set at $1 million, Knoxville Police Department Capt. Nate Allen said. Officers arrested him Wednesday afternoon on a sealed indictment charging him with first-degree and felony murder.
Eldridge’s mother found her body Dec. 13, 2011, at her apartment in the Cross Creek complex off Western Avenue. The 25-year-old had divorced that summer and was 8½ months pregnant with her son, Zeke.