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Police in Los Angeles have arrested an American tennis player Justin Gimelstob (Justin Gimelstob) in connection with the attack on one another on the eve of Halloween (October 31). About this newspaper the Los Angeles Times.
According to the materials of the case, 41-year-old attacked Randall Kaplan about 18:30 local time in front of his wife, two year old daughter and another witness. Former tennis player stabbed the victim more than 50 blows, which had left him with serious contusions and bruises. During the beating Gimelstob shouted that he was going to kill him, but Kaplan found out the attacker only after he ran away.
It is noted that the tennis player was dressed in a pilot costume from the film “”, which allowed him to remain incognito at the moment of attack.
The reason for the attack could be Gimelstob complicated relationship with his ex-wife that he was jealous of the other. In 2016 the woman asked the court to issue a ban to the athlete to get closer to her, claiming that he was violent, he harassed and insulted her in front of their child.
Later Gimelstob was released on bail of 50 thousand dollars.
Gimelstob is a former tennis player and two-time winner of the tournament “Grand slam” in doubles.
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