“She actually took him to the hospital, that’s the weird thing,” said Gary Keller, executive officer for the South Salt Lake City police department.
According to a police reports, Ms Weissman admitted to the clinic’s staff that she had given the man the drain cleaner,tricking him to think it was medicine.
Police investigators confirmed the man was still alive and responding to treatment but may have “medical problems” as a result of consuming the chemical substance.
Immediately it was established that she had poisoned him,Ms Weissman was arrested by the police.
She is currently booked at the Salt Lake County Jail, where she will be formally charged in the coming days for attempted murder and surreptitious administering of a suspicious substance, both second degree felonies.