Connor Brown murder: 11 emotional pictures of your tributes to popular young boxer

The tragic death of an 18-year-old boxer in Sunderland city centre has touched hearts across the region.

By Debra Fox
Wednesday, 27 February, 2019, 10:26
Floral tributes left for Connor Brown.

Connor Brown lost his life on Sunday after being attacked while on a night out. Since his death, floral tributes have been left by friends, family and members of the public just yards from where the incident took place. We take a look at some of the touching messages left in Connor's memory.

Rest in peace Connor.
Balloons, flowers and messages of support.
As well as tributes in the city centre, a condolence book has been opened at Tesco in Roker.
A donation box has also been left next to book in the Sunderland supermarket.
A fund set up in honour of the teenager, from Farringdon, has raised more than 18,000 for the teen's family.

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More than 800 people have made donations to the fund, including Jordan Henderson and Charlotte Crosby.
"To say you'll be missed is an understatement."
Taken too soon.
A balloon release will take place on Friday at 6.30pm at a field next to North Moor Lane, Farringdon.
Connor's tragic death has touched hearts across Wearside and beyond.
A charity football match will also take place in Silksworth on Sunday, March 10.