- Associated Press - Friday, October 10, 2014

MONTGOMERY, Ill. (AP) - A suburban Chicago woman accused of trying to poison her three daughters and stabbing two of them has been charged with attempted murder.

Forty-seven-year-old Pamela J. Christensen is from the western Chicago suburb of Montgomery. A police statement says she was charged with attempted first-degree murder, aggravated battery and aggravated unlawful restraint.

Police say officers responded to a home on Sept. 25 after two 911 hang-up calls. The three girls were hospitalized and later released.

Christensen was ordered held on $1 million bail Thursday. It was not immediately clear if she already had an attorney.

Her next court appearance is Oct. 16.



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