EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSTwo Ohio University Football Players Facing Drug Charges
from Eyewitness News Online
Reported by: Tiersa Davis
Web Producer: Jeff Morris
Reported: Aug. 29, 2013 11:34 AM EDT
Updated: Aug. 30, 2013 9:00 AM EDT
Athens , Athens County , Ohio
Two players of the Ohio University football team are facing drug charges in Athens County.
Greg Windham, 19, of Tampa, Fla., and Lorenzo D. Fisher, 21, of Washington, D.C., were indicted Wednesday in Athens County on drug charges. Windham pleaded not guilty to aggravated trafficking drugs and Fisher pleaded not guilty to four counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs, the Athens County Prosecutor's Office said. The two men are on the Ohio University 2013 Bobcats football roster.
Prosecutor Keller Blackburn said Windham is accused of selling a drug known as "Molly" or 4-MEC. Prosecutors said Fisher is accused of selling the drug to other people. The alleged sales reportedly happened in April The cases were investigated by the Athens Police Department and the Ohio University Police Department.
Windham is scheduled for a trial Nov. 2 ,and Fisher will face a jury Nov. 5.
* Photos show Greg Windham, left, and Lorenzo Fisher, right
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