A resident of Yvelines was sentenced Thursday to one year in prison by the Versailles criminal court for threatening to behead a teacher from Isère, France Bleu Isère reports Friday, November 6.

On Monday, this man spoke on social networks and explicitly threatened Laurent, a history and geography teacher from Isère from college, also involved in the Koh Lanta program currently broadcast on TF1. The user was located and arrested Tuesday at his home in Yvelines.


The 30-year-old was tried for immediate appearance Thursday. He was sentenced to 18 months’ imprisonment, 6 of which were suspended, including a ban on contacting the victim, a ban on going to the Isère department and compulsory care. The man, who had no previous criminal record, was immediately taken into custody.