Trial of mother accused of killing 3 sons rescheduled

Brittany Pilkington Walks into a Logan County court Wednesday. (WDTN Photo/Mike Burianek)
Brittany Pilkington Walks into a Logan County court Wednesday. (WDTN Photo/Mike Burianek)

BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (WDTN) – The Logan County trial a mother accused of killing her three sons has been rescheduled.

Brittany Pilkington appeared in a Logan County courtroom Wednesday afternoon. Her attorneys asked the judge for a continuance because they said they needed more time to prepare.

The judge granted the extension and ordered all motions be filed by March 17.

The next hearing in this case is scheduled for March 20.

Brittany Pilkington appears in a Logan County court Wednesday. (WDTN Photo/Mike Burianek)
Brittany Pilkington appears in a Logan County court Wednesday. (WDTN Photo/Mike Burianek)

Pilkington faces three aggravated murder charges, accused of killing her 3 sons over a 13-month period. Police say Noah, Gavin and Niall Pilkington all died while in the care of their now 24-year-old mother between July 2014 and August 2015.

READ MORE: Mother accused of killing her 3 sons in court

The trial was scheduled to begin March 10. The new date for the trial has not yet been scheduled.

 

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