2 Texas A&M football players indicted in home-invasion case

By: associated press
By: associated press

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) -- Two Texas A&M football players accused of tying up and mugging a drug dealer at gunpoint have been
indicted on felony robbery charges.

According to the district attorney's office, Yemi Babalola and Brandon Joiner were indicted today on two counts each of aggravated robbery.

Prosecutors say Joiner was also indicted on one felony count of manufacturing or delivering methamphetamine and two misdemeanor
counts of possessing marijuana and hydrocodone.

Babalola also faces a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge.

The first-degree felony robbery charges are punishable by 5 to 99 years or life in prison. Manufacturing or delivering a controlled substance is a second-degree felony punishable by 2 to 20 years in prison.

Both players have been suspended pending the outcome of their cases.


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