Young actress's older brother Tony McCluskie formally charged
Gemma McCluskie‘s brother Tony McCluskie, 35, has been formally charged with the murder of the EastEnders actress.
Gemma – who played Kerry Skinner in the BBC soap in 2001 – went missing after attending the opening of the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel.
A limbless and headless female torso found in Regent’s Canal, Hackney, on Tuesday 6 March was later identified as the 29-year-old.
Scotland Yard has confirmed that Tony McCluskie will appear at Thames Magistrates’ Court on Monday.
Gemma shared a Bethnal Green maisonette with her brother and mother Pauline, 56, who is currently in hospital.