Dunwoody police say they have charged two men with murder in connection with the death of a 24-year-old man whose body was found at an apartment complex on Nov. 16.

Kashawn Mitchell, 22, and Julius Bynum-Horn, 21, were arrested on murder charges in the death of Ja’ron Acklin. Acklin’s body was found inside an apartment at The Barclay Apartments, 4580 Barclay Drive, Dunwoody police reported.

A few days after the body was found, about 100 residents held a vigil in memory of Acklin, a father of a 2-year-old, according to news accounts.

Kashawn Mitchell
Julius Bynum-Horn

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