Jilumol George, 38, was remanded in custody after appearing at Brighton Magistrates' Court.
Saturday 10 February 2024 13:43, UK
A woman has appeared in court accused of attempting to murder two children in a suspected poisoning.
Jilumol George, 38, was arrested after emergency services were called to a house in Uckfield, East Sussex, at 6.30am on Thursday over "welfare concerns".
Police said two children, aged nine and 13, and a 38-year-old woman were taken to hospital for treatment.
George, of Hunters Way, Uckfield, was charged with two counts of attempted murder and two counts of administering poison with intent to endanger life or inflict grievous bodily harm.
She appeared at Brighton Magistrates' Court on Saturday and was remanded in custody to appear at a crown court on 8 March.
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