Sports

Second Conspirator Pleads Guilty In Sam Hurd Drug Case

Galleries

cheer thumb Second Conspirator Pleads Guilty In Sam Hurd Drug CaseNFL Cheerleaders

cows Second Conspirator Pleads Guilty In Sam Hurd Drug CaseCowboys Cheerleaders

mavs dancers 4 10 10002570231 Second Conspirator Pleads Guilty In Sam Hurd Drug Case

Mavs Dancers

victoria thumb Second Conspirator Pleads Guilty In Sam Hurd Drug Case

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

dfw Second Conspirator Pleads Guilty In Sam Hurd Drug CaseBest Young Athlete In DFW?

DALLAS (AP) – A second co-conspirator of former NFL receiver Sam Hurd has formally pleaded guilty in a drug investigation that charges Hurd with trying to set up a drug ring.

Jesse Tyrone Chavful pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court in Dallas to one count of conspiracy to possess five kilograms or more of cocaine with intent to distribute.

The 45-year-old Chavful admitted to trying to buy cocaine and marijuana at Hurd’s request earlier this year. Chavful – who is Hurd’s cousin – also admitted he tried to set up a purchase of 10 kilograms of cocaine last year.

Another person charged in the investigation, Toby Lujan, has also pleaded guilty.

Hurd has pleaded not guilty.

Hurd’s attorney, Jay Ethington, said Wednesday that he’s continuing to prepare for trial, scheduled for Dec. 3.

(© Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Also Check Out: