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He thought he was drinking medicine. Instead, police say his girlfriend gave him Drano

Washington Post - 05-03


The 50-year-old man thought that his girlfriend was giving him his medicine. But when he drank the substance, it nearly killed him. A woman in Utah tried to put her live-in boyfriend into an “eternal sleep” by giving him Drano on Monday night, police say. Elle Weissman, 43, is accused of deliberately poisoning her boyfriend with the toxic drain cleaner.