STEUBEN COUNTY, Ind. (21Alive) -- A woman has been arrested after an investigation into an attempted poisoning where a person's medication was switched out and replaced with D-CON rat poison.
Wednesday the Ashley Police Department and the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office conducted a joint investigation regarding an attempted poisoning that occurred in the Town of Ashley in Steuben County.
As a result of the investigation Renee M Mansfield, 25, of Ashley was arrested for aggravated battery, Class B Felony, possession of a controlled substance, Class D Felony, and possession of marijuana, Class A Misdemeanor.
During the course of the investigation it was determined that the victims’ medication was switched out and replaced with D-CON rat poison.
Mansfield appeared for her initial hearing Wednesday in Steuben County Magistrate Court and is being held on a $50,000 bond.
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