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# sonia-blount - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Eric Locke appealing life sentence for murdering Sonia Blount
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Eric Locke appealing life sentence for murdering Sonia Blount

Jun 27th 2017, 5:35 PM 18,059 Views 23 Comments

The Dublin man used a fake Facebook profile to lure his ex-girlfriend to a hotel room.

# sonia-blount - Monday 29 May, 2017

'I saw her car, my heart dropped. I knew' : Father describes arriving at daughter's murder scene
# Sonia Blount
# Sonia Blount

'I saw her car, my heart dropped. I knew' : Father describes arriving at daughter's murder scene

May 29th 2017, 11:35 PM 27,626 Views 1 Comment

Sonia Blount was murdered by her ex-boyfriend Eric Locke who used a fake Facebook profile to lure the 31-year-old to a city hotel.

# sonia-blount - Friday 26 May, 2017

'Sonia paid for an error of judgement with her life' - family of murder victim urge caution on social media
# Warning
# Warning

'Sonia paid for an error of judgement with her life' - family of murder victim urge caution on social media

May 26th 2017, 6:00 PM 14,662 Views 5 Comments

Sonia Blount was murdered by Eric Locke at the Plaza Hotel in Tallaght, after being lured there by a fake Facebook profile, in 2014.

'Mammy had to go to heaven': Eric Locke sentenced to life in prison for murdering Sonia Blount
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

'Mammy had to go to heaven': Eric Locke sentenced to life in prison for murdering Sonia Blount

May 26th 2017, 1:00 PM 24,758 Views 41 Comments

Locke was found guilty by a jury on Monday of murdering the mother-of-one, who was his ex-girlfriend.

# sonia-blount - Monday 22 May, 2017

Eric Locke found guilty of the murder of Sonia Blount
# Breaking
# Breaking

Eric Locke found guilty of the murder of Sonia Blount

May 22nd 2017, 4:22 PM 65,134 Views 0 Comments

A jury took an hour and 33 minutes to deliver the verdict.

# sonia-blount - Friday 19 May, 2017

Prosecution says man who killed his ex 'well knew' what he was doing was wrong
# Eric Locke
# Eric Locke

Prosecution says man who killed his ex 'well knew' what he was doing was wrong

May 19th 2017, 6:10 PM 11,187 Views 0 Comments

Eric Locke is charged with murdering mother-of-one Sonia Blount in a room at the Plaza Hotel.

# sonia-blount - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Eric Locke motivated by 'retribution and revenge' in killing of ex-girlfriend in hotel room, court told
# Sonia Blount
# Sonia Blount

Eric Locke motivated by 'retribution and revenge' in killing of ex-girlfriend in hotel room, court told

May 18th 2017, 7:50 PM 22,520 Views 0 Comments

The 35-year-old admits killing Sonia Blount but denies murder..

# sonia-blount - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Man accused of murdering ex-girlfriend 'had a problem with change', court hears
# Sonia Blount
# Sonia Blount

Man accused of murdering ex-girlfriend 'had a problem with change', court hears

May 17th 2017, 5:02 PM 11,712 Views 0 Comments

Eric Locke used used the fake Facebook profile to meet the woman.

# sonia-blount - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

'Element of planning' in how Eric Locke got into ex-girlfriend's hotel room
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

'Element of planning' in how Eric Locke got into ex-girlfriend's hotel room

May 16th 2017, 2:45 PM 16,569 Views 0 Comments

A court has heard that Locke brought a pellet gun, a Stanley knife and cable ties to frighten Sonia Blount.

# sonia-blount - Monday 15 May, 2017

Murder accused 'intended tying ex-girlfriend to chair and make her listen to his suffering', court hears
# Trial
# Trial

Murder accused 'intended tying ex-girlfriend to chair and make her listen to his suffering', court hears

May 15th 2017, 5:59 PM 44,526 Views 0 Comments

Eric Locke has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Sonia Blount on 16 February 2014, but admits causing her death.

# sonia-blount - Friday 12 May, 2017

'I just wanted to frighten her': Murder accused stared at ex in work and sent her a 'suicide text'
# Eric Locke
# Eric Locke

'I just wanted to frighten her': Murder accused stared at ex in work and sent her a 'suicide text'

May 12th 2017, 5:22 PM 26,844 Views 0 Comments

Eric Locke said he had just wanted to talk after Sonia Blount stopped all contact with him.

# sonia-blount - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Murder accused said ex-girlfriend was 'ripping him off' and tried to hack her Facebook page
# Eric Locke
# Eric Locke

Murder accused said ex-girlfriend was 'ripping him off' and tried to hack her Facebook page

May 11th 2017, 6:19 PM 14,565 Views 0 Comments

A friend testified that Sonia Blount said Eric Locke was a “whackjob”.

# sonia-blount - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Ex-boyfriend 'pleaded for another chance' before strangling woman in hotel room
# Courts
# Courts

Ex-boyfriend 'pleaded for another chance' before strangling woman in hotel room

May 10th 2017, 6:40 PM 22,512 Views 0 Comments

The court evidence from a taxi driver who picked up Locke shortly after the death of Sonia Blount.

# sonia-blount - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Fake gun, cable ties and duct tape found beside body of Sonia Blount in hotel room, court hears
# Eric Locke
# Eric Locke

Fake gun, cable ties and duct tape found beside body of Sonia Blount in hotel room, court hears

May 9th 2017, 5:58 PM 15,087 Views 0 Comments

Eric Locke has pleaded not guilty to murdering the mother of one at a hotel in Tallaght in 2013.

# sonia-blount - Monday 8 May, 2017

Ex-boyfriend created fake Facebook profile to lure woman to hotel where he strangled her, court hears
# Sonia Blount
# Sonia Blount

Ex-boyfriend created fake Facebook profile to lure woman to hotel where he strangled her, court hears

May 8th 2017, 8:00 PM 27,456 Views 0 Comments

Eric Locke is charged with murdering Sonia Blount at a The Plaza Hotel in Tallaght in 2013.

# sonia-blount - Monday 9 November, 2015

Jury sworn-in for trial of man accused of murdering Sonia Blount
# Plaza Hotel
# Plaza Hotel

Jury sworn-in for trial of man accused of murdering Sonia Blount

Nov 9th 2015, 2:21 PM 28,976 Views 0 Comments

Eric Locke (33) of St Johns Park East, Clondalkin, has pleaded not guilty at the Central Criminal Court.

# sonia-blount - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Feb 19th 2014, 8:40 AM 9,337 Views 4 Comments

Good morning, here’s everything you need to know to launch yourself into Wednesday.

# sonia-blount - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Feb 18th 2014, 8:47 AM 8,864 Views 1 Comment

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

# sonia-blount - Monday 17 February, 2014

Gardaí treating death of young mum in Tallaght hotel as murder
# Sonia Blount
# Sonia Blount

Gardaí treating death of young mum in Tallaght hotel as murder

Feb 17th 2014, 9:45 PM 32,963 Views 16 Comments

The details of the post-mortem on the body of Sonia Blount (31) are not being released.