§61-2-7. Attempt to kill or injure by poison; penalty.
If any person administer, or attempt to administer, any poison
or other destructive thing in food, drink, medicine or otherwise,
or poison any spring, well, reservoir, conduit or pipe of water,
with intent to kill or injure another person, he shall be guilty of
a felony, and upon conviction, shall be confined in the
penitentiary not less than three nor more than eighteen years.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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