(POOL/CNN) – Two friends of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez are now facing murder charges in connection with the death of Odin Lloyd.
Prosecutors say Carlos Ortiz and Ernest Wallace were in the car with Hernandez when Lloyd was shot and killed.
Lloyd was a semi-professional football player who was dating the sister of Hernandez's fiancé.
Hernandez is being held on first degree murder and weapons charges.
He has pleaded not guilty.
A court date has not been set for Ortiz and Wallace.