A statement has been read out in court from a woman who lived in the apartment below Chelsea Hyndman and Luke Walker.
Eda Quirici informed the court that she would often hear the couple "arguing and fighting".
She was quoted as saying that on 12th May 2010, she heard "screaming, like someone being beaten."
The court was told Eda Quirici had heard "a woman screaming and it stopped after 10 minutes."
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A rather cold and unsettled week.
Scattered showers overnight, mainly dry on Tuesday.