20-year-old Da Shjohn Bridges of Lithonia

DECATUR, Ga. (CBS46) -- A murder suspect connected to a fatal shooting that left two men dead in Lithonia was arrested on Thursday.

After further investigation, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit arrested 20-year-old Da Shjohn Bridges of Lithonia.

Investigators say Bridges was a backseat passenger in a vehicle traveling on Browns Mill Lake Road when he allegedly shot both the driver and a front seat passenger in the back.

The victims were identified as Donnell Roderick Smith and Christopher L. Knight.

Bridges was charged with two counts of Felony Murder and two counts of Aggravated Assault. He was transported to DeKalb County Jail

According to police, no motive was given for the shootings.

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