Wednesday, June 11, 2008 10:11 AM
Two women have been charged with murder in the 2007 death of a
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.,
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
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
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.