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CONUS Archive
178138
Rat Poisoning Woman
Pembroke Pines, FL
PKG*
1/27/2000
3:53
2:05
Pembroke Pines, FL Surveillance Video Mary Anne Flannagin / Police Spokesperson Steve Simon / Reporting Richard Dansoh / Defense Attorney
SURVEILLANCE OF WOMAN TRYING TO POISON HER BOSS
A WOMAN IN A PEMBROKE PINES WAL-MART IS CAUGHT ON TAPE ALLEGEDLY TRYING TO KILL HER BOSS BY PUTTING RAT POISON IN HIS DR. PEPPER.
LEAD: A WOMAN ALLEGEDLY TRIES TO KILL HER BOSS WITH RAT POISON... AND IT'S ALL CAUGHT ON TAPE. THE BOSS FIGURED OUT WHAT WAS GOING ON BEFORE THE POISON COULD DO ANY DAMAGE... AND NOW THE WOMAN IS FACING CHARGES OF ATTEMPTED FIRST DEGREE MURDER. REPORTER STEVE SIMON HAS THE DETAILS. SCRIPT: A COLD DRINK THAT BECOMES PART OF A COLD CALCULATED CRIME. POLICE SAY THIS IS FEMESHA FOSTER AT WORK EARLIER THIS WEEK IN THE VISION CENTER OF THIS PEMBROKE PINES WAL-MART. SURVEILLANCE TAPE SHOWS HER TOUCHING A CAN OF DR. PEPPER. DR. PEPPER THAT WILL SOON SEND HER BOSS TO DOCTORS IN AN EMERGENCY ROOM. ((sot)) IT EVEN TOOK THE JUDGE SOME TIME TO COMPREHEND WHAT IT SAYS ON THE POLICE REPORT. FOSTER IS ACCUSED OF PUTTING RAT POISON LIKE THIS IN A CAN OF DR. PEPPER. A CAN OPTOMETRIST MARK CARUSO WAS DRINKING. ((nats)) ((sot)) THE VIDEO CATCHES CARUSO'S REACTION AFTER HE TAKES A SIP. HIS THIRST DOESN'T LOOK QUENCHED BUT HIS CURIOSITY GETS BIGGER. AFTER CHECKING OUT THE CAN HE THEN TAKES SOME OF WHAT COULD BE PIECES OF RAT POISON AND PUTS IT ON WHAT LOOKS LIKE A NAPKIN. "Caruso put the surveillance camera in his office because police say he thought something was up... in fact police say he accused Foster of committing some kind of crime over money in the office... although he never thought it would come to this." ((nats)) ((sot)) THE POLICE REPORT SAYS FOSTER TARGETED HER BOSS BECAUSE SHE WANTED TO 'BUY TIME' IN THE ACCUSATIONS AGAINST HER. SHE IS BEING HELD WITHOUT BOND AT THE BROWARD COUNTY JAIL. MARK CARUSO IS LUCKY HE DIDN'T DRINK MORE OF THAT DR. PEPPER. HE WAS TREATED AND RELEASED FROM THE HOSPITAL ON MONDAY.
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Keywords

CAUGHT ON TAPE
CAUGHT ON VIDEO
SURVEILLANCE SECURITY CAMERA
BUSTED ON THE JOB
BAD EMPLOYEE
STUPID
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