Man drags girlfriend's ex 11 km with car

Accused of attempted murder

(ANSA) - Strongoli, March 9 - Police arrested a 54-year-old man accused of attempted murder on Monday after he drove 11 kilometers with his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend trapped on the front bonnet of his car.
    The victim is in hospital and has been given a prognosis of 10 days for recovery.
    Police said a fight broke out between the man and the victim, who threw himself onto the bonnet of the car in an attempt to block it from leaving.
    The victim's hand got stuck in the car door's vertical pillar and the man then drove away.
    He was stopped only after his girlfriend, who was riding in the passenger seat, called the Carabinieri police.