Love rival killer on Kingston Kingsnympton Estate Andrew Nichols jailed for seven years

Jailed: Andrew Nichols

Jailed: Andrew Nichols

First published in News
Last updated
Surrey Comet: Photograph of the Author by , Deputy editor

A man who killed his love rival on a Kingston estate has been jailed for seven-and-a-half years.

Andrew Nichols, 45, stabbed 28-year-old Colin Bolton in the chest during a row at a friend's house on the Kingsnympton estate in June.

Nichols, of Fordham, Excelsior Close on the Cambridge Road estate in Kingston, had earlier pleaded guilty to manslaughter.

He was acquitted of murder following a trial last month, after the jury accepted he "lost control" after being "goaded" by Mr Bolton over sleeping with his ex girlfriend Michelle Dooley.

At the Old Bailey this afternoon, judge Peter Rook said Nichols posed a "significant risk of serious harm to the public."


TODAY'S TOP STORIES

 

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree