A man allegedly under house arrest has begged police officers to take him back to prison so he can avoid his wife.
The 30-year-old Albanian man went to the police station over the weekend to appeal that he gets imprisoned again, Italian media reports.
The man revealed that he could no longer stay in the same house with his wife and begged that his request be considered.
He insisted that he would love to spend the rest of his sentence in prison II Messagero reported.
The Italian was granted his request and was transferred to prison from his home in Guidonia Italy.
He was detained in the police station when he went to beg to be imprisoned again as he had broken the terms of his house arrest.
The prisoner was under house arrest for drug crimes for some months before going to the police station on Saturday night Captain Francesco Giacomo Ferrante of the Tivoli Carabinieri said.
The man allegedly has a few years left of his sentence which he would be serving in prison instead of his home.