A 25-year-old man who murdered his former partner at her home in Colchester will be sentenced today.
Mark Czapla stabbed 23-year-old Kirsty Humphrey to death in her lounge in Queen Elizabeth Way.
Czapla did not give evidence but a jury at Chelmsford Crown Court found him guilty.
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Feeling very cold and mostly sunny today with some snow showers overnight. Top temperatures reaching only 2 deg C (36 deg F)
It will be a dry day with plenty of sunshine for most. Some light snow showers are expected to reach the coast during the evening.
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