11 August 2019He attempted to strangle and throw his companion in front of the 13-year-old son who, intervening to defend his mother, was punched in the face. The 50-year-old man was arrested by the Sanremo Police. The episode took place yesterday, at the height of threats, harassment and violence that began in 2011.

The woman, aged 30, had not had the strength to leave him for fear of the reaction of the man who often beat her drunk. At the beginning of the year the woman had reported him, reporting threats and assaults, ambushes and violent scenes of jealousy, sometimes even in the workplace.

Yesterday the new aggression with the attempt to strangle her and throw her from the balcony, despite her son's intervention. The woman screamed and a neighbor called 112 and allowed the arrest. The boy was held in observation at the hospital, the woman was visited and discharged with 15 days of prognosis.