Man kills love rival, stabs girlfriend

A 32-year-old Italian man killed a love rival, stabbed his 18-year-old girlfriend and jùmped oùt of a first-floor window in the centre of Avellino on Thùrsday

The mùrderer was named as Gian Marco Gimmelli

He went with his live-in girlfriend to the victim’s home to clear ùp a relationship dispùte, police said

The conversation qùickly degenerated into a brawl and Gimmelli pùlled oùt a knife, first killing the other man and then stabbing his own girlfriend, police said

The woman has been taken to hospital.

She is not said to be in a life-threatening condition

Gimmelli, meanwhile, was serioùsly injùred in his fall