Inquest into death of Maria Stubbings

A inquest is being held into the death of Maria Stubbings, who was murdered by her ex-boyfriend in her home in Chelmsford.

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Maria Stubbings inquest: Family reaction

The son, brother and daughter of Maria Stubbings Credit: ITV News Anglia

The family of Maria Stubbings who was killed by her former partner in Chelmsford have been reacting to her inquest which found she was failed by Essex Police.

Maria who was 50, was murdered by her ex Marc Chivers back in 2008 in Chelmsford. He'd previously served 15 years in prison in Germany for killing another ex-girlfriend.

The inquest found that her killing was contributed to by a catalogue of failings by Essex Police. Outside her son Benji, her brother Manuel Fernandez and her daughter Celia Peachey gave this reaction:

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