Jason Leroy Brown (left), Joshua Daniel Watts
Photo: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office
Photo: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office

2 murder suspects arrested in DeKalb County

Two murder suspects were arrested in DeKalb County on Wednesday, authorities said. The arrests were for two unrelated homicide investigations.

Jason Leroy Brown, 34, of Atlanta, was wanted in connection with the death of Taylor Bins on July 24 in the 6000 block of Hitt Lake Trail in Stone Mountain, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.

Brown allegedly argued with Bins and struck her in the head and body numerous times, killing her, the release said.

In connection with an unrelated murder case, Joshua Daniel Watts, 20, of Clarkston, was arrested for allegedly fatally shooting Nathan Lawrence Glover on July 10 in the 5000 block of Old Rockbridge Road in Stone Mountain, the release said.

Both Brown and Watts remain in the DeKalb County Jail and have been denied bond, according to jail records.

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