The jury in the trial of a 35-year-old man charged with the murder of his former partner almost five years ago, will resume its deliberations tomorrow morning.

Vesel Jahiri, who is originally from Kosovo denies stabbing 25-year-old Anna Finnegan to death on 21 September 2012 at her home at Allendale Glen in Clonsilla, Dublin 15.

He has also pleaded not guilty to assaulting her brother, Karl Finnegan, on the same date in the same place.

The jurors have spent four hours and 41 minutes so far considering their verdict. 

They will resume in the morning.