A troubling report states that a woman tried to poison her grandmother with liquid anti-freeze in Roxbury Township, New Jersey.
Elise Conroy, 26, was taken into custody Saturday on an attempted murder charge, according to authorities.
Conroy, who lives with her 84-year-old grandmother, allegedly bought the anti-freeze with the purpose of poisoning the older woman. Prosecutors say Conroy poured it into a drink and served it to the elderly woman.
Officials have not said whether the woman was harmed by the alleged poisoning attempt. A possible motive has not be disclosed.
The 26-year-old was being held pending a detention hearing.
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