Local Fast Food Worker Allegedly Poisoned

An employee of the Sonic drive-in in Palestine allegedly poisoned a co-worker by pouring a degreasing chemical into her drink while at work. The co-worker became ill and was taken to the hospital. She has since recovered. The case has been sent to the district attorney's office. Charges against the 20 year old woman could range from assault causing bodily injury to tampering with a consumer product.