SOUTHAVEN, Miss. (AP) - A 20-year-old Mississippi man charged
with making an Internet threat through MySpace to assassinate
President Bush is set to stand trial on Nov. 17.
Neal Allan Thomas, 20, of Olive Branch, was arrested by the
Secret Service on Sept. 4 for allegedly using another person's
MySpace account without permission and posting messages threatening
to blow up a fire station and assassinate the president, according
to an affidavit.
Paul Roberts, a federal prosecutor, says Thomas entered an
innocent plea during his arraignment Friday in U.S. District Court
A grand jury charged that on or around May 16, Thomas made the
threat in a MySpace posting.
Information from: DeSoto Times Today, http://www.desototimes.com