Accused killers plead not guilty to murder

Domionte Cheatum and Samuel Butler accused of June 23 murder

POSTED: 04:20 PM CST Nov 22, 2013    UPDATED: 04:28 PM CST Nov 22, 2013 
Domionte Cheatum and Samuel Butler
COLUMBIA, Mo. -

Two men accused of a June murder pleaded not guilty in court Friday.

Domionte Cheatum and Samuel Butler pleaded not guilty in Boone County Circuit Court after being arraigned via video.

A grand jury indicted both men for second-degree murder, first-degree robbery and armed criminal action.

Cheatum and Butler are accused of the June 23 shooting death of Anthony Unger in a shopping center on Conley Road.

Columbia police believe the murder was drug-related.