A man accused of making threats against Oxford High School while playing an online game last year pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court.
Joshua Brandon Pillault, 20, pleaded guilty to one count of making threats in interstate and foreign commerce in the U.S. District Court in Oxford. Pillault attended OHS but did not graduate. According to the indictment he made online threats against the school to others while playing “Runescape.” A sentencing hearing will be held at a later date pending the completion of a presentencing report.
A U.S. Federal judge has continued the trial for the former Oxford high School students who was indicted for allegedly making online threats against the school. (March 26, 2013, Page 2)
The attorney representing a former Oxford High students who is awaiting trial for allegedly making online threats against the school has filed a motion to continue the trial slated for Feb. 25. (February 11, 2013, Page 2)
Joshua Brandon Pillault, the former Oxford High student charged with making threats against the school online, pleaded not guilty this morning at the Federal Courthouse in Oxford. (January 16, 2013, Page 2)
A defense attorney for the former Oxford High School students arrested last week for making threats against the school online say any request to examine their clients to determine if Joshua Brandon Pillault was insane at the time he made the threats premature. (October 15, 2012, Page 5A)
The U.S. Attorney’s Office is asking a federal judge to order a psychiatric examination of Joshua Brandon Pillault, 19, of Oxford who was arrested Monday and charged with domestic terrorism after allegedly making threats against Oxford High School while playing an online game. (October 11, 2012, Page 1, 5)