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Eystna Blunnie murder trial

The trial is taking place of a man accused of murdering a heavily pregnant woman and deliberately killing her unborn baby.

Tony McLernon, 24, from North Grove, Harlow, Essex, denies murdering Eystna Blunnie last year.

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Man accused of murder gives evidence

A man from Essex accused of killing his pregnant ex-partner in what's been described as a "brutal and sustained" attack has been giving evidence at his murder trial.

Tony McLernon told Chelmsford Crown Court about his binge drinking, and how he sold possessions to fuel his habit.

McLernon is charged with the murder of Eystna Blunnie, from Harlow, as well as killing his unborn child.

Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Serena Sandhu.

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