A man who lives in Colorado was hospitalized after eating a Taco Bell meal thatis alleged to contain rat poison, authorities said.
THe Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office are conducting investigation into this issue said public information officer Deputy John Bartmann told USA TODAY on Thursday.
The case has been categorized as a criminal attempt homicide, Bartmann said.
The man, who has not been publicly identified, went to a Taco Bell in Aurora Sunday afternoon, Bartmann explained. Officers responded to a verbal disturbance call at the restaurant’s drive-thru at around 1 p.m., after the man argued with employees because the soda machine was not working.