Woman accused of drugging at hospitals

A Grecia women is accused of using knockout drops to rob patients in area hospitals, mainly Grecia and México. She was detained Wednesday at her home in Barrio La Arena, Grecia, said the Poder Judicial.

Investigators have at last four complaints. They said the woman would engage patients in conversations and then offer them sweets that were drugged.

Once the victim was nearly unconscious she would take possessions, including credit cards and cell telephones. Agents said she was taped taking money from an automatic teller and being in the company of patients, including one women who was pregnant.

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