Oklahoma City Man Says Ex-Boyfriend Tried To Poison Him

Thursday, March 3rd 2011, 3:23 pm
By: News 9


OKLAHOMA CITY -- Oklahoma City police arrested a man accused of trying to poison his ex-boyfriend because the victim threatened to tell his wife about their relationship.

The victim said he saw 31-year-old Amadeo Zumonsor pour something into his cup of water. The victim said when he drank the water, he felt a burning sensation. He also said he saw a bottle of insecticide on the counter.

The victim said when he asked Zumonsor what he'd done, Zumonsor knocked the cup out of his hand. The victim called police and officer arrested Zumonsor.

A witness told police Zumonsor has a wife and children in El Salvador. The witness claimed the victim had threatened to tell Zumonsor's family about their relationship.