• 68°

Two charged with first-degree murder

Two women have been charged with murder in the 2007 death of a Concord man.
Honey Rachel Watson, 26, and Elizabeth Dawn Mullis, 31, face first-degree murder charges and other charges in the death of Lee Monticello Bruner, 59, who had lived at 239 Lincoln St. S.W., Concord.
Bruner was found dead in his home on Feb. 10, 2007.
Concord Police Department investigators learned that Watson was in San Jose, Calif. Officers with the San Jose Police Department found her at a residence in San Jose on June 6. Watson has an extradition hearing scheduled in California today.
Watson formerly lived at 261 Clintwood Drive. Charges, in addition to first-degree murder, include robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon.
Mullis, formerly of 307 Prior Drive, is serving a sentence in the N.C. State Department of Corrections on charges of obtaining property, felony breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering, driving while license revoked, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of Schedule II controlled substance.
Warrants were served on Mullis June 10, charging her with first-degree murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon.
The investigation of this incident is ongoing.

Comments

Comments closed.

Coronavirus

Afternoon, evening COVID-19 vaccination clinic planned Thursday

Crime

Concord man charged with woman’s murder in drive-by shooting

Ask Us

Ask Us: Have city, county elected officials received COVID-19 vaccine?

Local

City gives away nearly 100 trees during ‘We Dig Salisbury’ event

Local

Political Notebook: Bitzer expects most ‘Trump-like’ candidate to be favorite in state’s Senate race

Crime

Blotter: Concord man arrested in Rowan for indecent liberties with children

Coronavirus

Half of US adults have received at least one COVID-19 shot

Nation/World

Police: FedEx shooter legally bought guns used in shooting

News

Hester Ford, oldest living American, dies at 115 … or 116?

Local

Size of pipeline spill again underestimated in North Carolina

BREAKING NEWS

Kannapolis Police searching for suspect who fled scene of homicide

Education

RSS superintendent talks district’s future, strategic plan survey

News

Complaints and fines pile up against unpermitted landfill in southwest Rowan County

College

Catawba baseball: Crowd comes out to say goodbye to Newman Park

Lifestyle

History is a great teacher: Farming has helped shape Rowan County

Business

‘A safe place for them’: Timeless Wigs and Marvelous Things celebrates fifth anniversary

China Grove

County will hear request for more tree houses, hobbit-style homes in China Grove

Coronavirus

Livingstone College partners with Health Department to administer 500 Pfizer vaccinations

Education

‘Elite and it shows’: Staff at Partners in Learning at Novant celebrate news of national accreditation

Business

Biz Roundup: Food Lion earns Energy Star award for 20th consecutive year

Columns

Ester Marsh: What body type are you?

Nation/World

The queen says goodbye to Philip, continues her reign alone

Nation/World

Worldwide COVID-19 death toll tops a staggering 3 million

Nation/World

US, China agree to cooperate on climate crisis with urgency