Woman charged with attempted murder after giving boyfriend Drano

Nation & World

SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah (WFLA/CNN)  A Utah woman is accused of trying to kill her boyfriend with Drano.

South Salt Lake Police said they were dispatched Monday night about 9 p.m. to a medical facility on reports a 50-year-old man had consumed the drain cleaner.

Police say 43-year-old Elle Weissman admitted to giving her partner draino when he thought it was medicine.

She said it was to help him into ‘An eternal sleep.’

After the boyfriend drank the cleaner, Weissman took him to an urgent care facility, where staff called the police.

No word on the victim’s condition, but at last report, he was hospitalized. Police will meet with the Salt Lake County District Attorney’s office this week.

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