Girlicious Singer Pleads Guilty To Cocaine Charge

By AccessHollywood.com Editorial Staff
|  Thursday, Oct 7, 2010  |  Updated 6:45 PM PDT
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Girlicious Singer Pleads Guilty To Cocaine Charge

Glendale Police Department

Natalie Mejia

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A member of the pop group Girlicious has pleaded guilty to felony cocaine possession and has received a deferred judgment that could result in the charge being dismissed.

Los Angeles district attorney's spokeswoman Jane Robison says Natalie Mejia entered the plea Wednesday in a Pasadena courtroom.

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A trial on a charge of possession with the intent to sell had been scheduled for this week. Mejia was arrested on March 9 in Glendale, Calif., after police said they found 13 bags of cocaine in her Gucci purse during a traffic stop.

Robison says Mejia will be required to undergo counseling and attend classes for the next 18 months.

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If she completes the deferred judgment program, the felony charge will be dismissed.

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