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Clark Kent Pal Pete Ross Turns Out to Be a Drug Dealer. Sam Jones III Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy To Sell 'Hillbilly Heroin' EOnline

Sam Jones III, who played Clark Kent's pal Pete Ross on "Smallville," has "pleaded guilty in Los Angeles federal court to conspiracy to sell more than 10,000 oxycodone pills," EOnline reports.

According to the article, "Jones, 27, was busted at his Canoga Park, Calif., home last year for allegedly trying to sling the painkiller otherwise known as 'hillbilly heroin.' Today [Thursday, Dec, 18, 2010]  he pleaded guilty as a co-conspirator in the drug ring, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office."

Jones will be sentenced in June, and is facing up to 20 years in prison.