Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County-
82 year old Helen Galli is now on her way to prison she was sentenced to 5 and a half to 12 years in a state prison. Galli, unlike her other court appearances said nothing as she was taken out of the courthouse into a van to be taken to prison. Galli asked the judge to have compassion before imposing sentence. Galli said she was not a threat to anyone and wished Dawn Simyan well and hoped she was fine. A jury convicted Galli of spiking juice with anti-freeze. It happened in 2010.
Prosecutors say Galli poisoned Simyan to keep her away from her son's money.
Simyan got very sick and almost died.
Dawn Simyan told the I-Team's Andy Mehalshick- The justice system does work and she can now get on with her life.
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