Utah woman accused of attempting to kill boyfriend with Drano 05/02/2019 3:56 pm PDT Comments KSTU / South Salt Lake City Police By Joshua Ellis, KSTU SOUTH SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (KSTU) -- A woman has been arrested after being accused of attempting to kill her boyfriend with Drano drain cleaner Monday night. According to South Salt Lake City Police, 43-year-old Elle Weissman gave her live-in boyfriend the chemical so “he would go into eternal sleep.” Police said Weissman told investigators after she had been read her Miranda rights she intentionally gave her 50-year-old boyfriend the chemical, knowing it would kill him. The victim survived and is still hospitalized and police said he told them he thought she was giving him medicine. Weissman has been charged with one count of attempted murder and one count of surreptitious administering of a certain substance and was booked into the Salt Lake County Jail on Tuesday. MORE: Woman accused of attempting to kill boyfriend with Drano - KSTU #AttemptedMurder #KSTU #Poison #SaltLakeCity #Utah Related Stories Women accused of lacing recovery home manager's mac & cheese with heroin Poison Halloween candy: Frightening fact or monstrous myth? Indiana man sentenced to 15 years in plot to poison infant Woman accused of trying to poison husband with antifreeze in drinks Prison nurse accused of poisoning husband so she could marry inmate Chemistry major at Lehigh University accused of poisoning roommate Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.