A 20-year-old Hatboro man is sentenced to decades in prison in Bucks County court for sending a romantic rival a birthday card laced with a deadly poison.
A Montgomery County teenager has admitted in Bucks County Court that he sent a poison-laced birthday card earlier this year to the man dating his former girlfriend.
Nicholas Helman, 19, waived his preliminary hearing on charges that include attempted murder, aggravated assault, stalking, and risking a catastrophe.
HAZMAT crews pulled a small bag containing what is believed to be a toxic substance.
Authorities say a 19-year-old Hatboro man was arrested Wednesday after police learned he allegedly sent an envelope laced with the poisonous substance ricin.