Two Columbia men facing second degree murder charges pleaded not guilty today.
Authorities charged Domionte Cheatum, 20, and Samuel Butler, 26, with the murder of Anthony Unger, 25.
Columbia police found the body of the Jefferson City man in a car in a parking lot near Robinson??s Cleaners on Conley Road in late June.
Investigators said the murder was a result of an altercation surrounding a drug deal.
Prosecutors said Cheatum and Butler are waiting for their trial dates while they remain in prison.A third alleged accomplice, Joycelynn Brown, 22, also faces a second degree murder charge and is waiting for her first court appearance.