Plaxico Burress Indicted On Gun Charges; Pierce Cleared

Pro Football NYCSenior Writer IAugust 3, 2009

LEBANON - JANUARY 14: New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress arrives at the Lebanon County Courthouse January 14, 2009 in Lebanon, Pa.  Burress is scheduled to appear in a civil trial in a dispute with an automobile dealer over what he owes in damages to a vehicle supplied to him by the dealership. (Photo by Chris Gardner/Getty Images)

Former New York Giants WR Plaxico Buress was indicted by a New York jury this afternoon on two counts of second degree criminal possession of a weapon and one count reckless endangerment has learned.

Burress' former teammate, Antonio Pierce, who accompanied him on the night the crimes were committed, was cleared.

No court date for Burress has been set.