DOJ Seal

Department of Justice

U.S. Attorney's Office
Southern District of Mississippi

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Ocean Springs Man Sentenced to 8 Years in Prison for Selling Sawed Off Shotgun

Gulfport, Miss – Shiloh Kalani Pisarich, 29, of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden to 96 months in prison for selling an illegal sawed-off shotgun, announced U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst and Special Agent in Charge Brad L. Byerley of the Drug Enforcement Administration. Pisarich was also ordered to serve 3 years of supervised released following his prison sentence and pay a $5,000 fine.

In March 2019, Pisarich sold methamphetamine on two separate occasions. In addition, on March 29, 2019, Pisarick sold a shotgun that had been modified to have a barrel length less than 18 inches, which is illegal under federal law.

The case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration and prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Annette Williams.


New Orleans Field Division