Threatening a Judge? Post it on Facebook?

Facebook - post your confessions? Get found guilty...
Facebook – post your confessions? Get found guilty…

Two Maryland men have pleaded guilty to threatening the judges presiding over their respective cases. Zachary Mitchell and Justin Ferrell traded complaints about two Anne Arundel County judges in Facebook postings, reported The Baltimore Sun.

“I’ll hit ur judge and u hit mine lol,” Mitchell told Ferrell on Facebook, according to court documents.

Putting ‘lol’ at the end of a threat doesn’t make it ok guys…

The pair claimed they were just kidding, but the court was unconvinced. That might have had something to do with the fact that, according to a police informant, Mitchell allegedly tried to buy a gun for the ‘joke’ hit.

Full story here.