Garden opens in memory of murdered Rotherham teenager Leonne Weeks

A memorial garden has opened at a youth centre attended by a 16-year-old girl who was stabbed to death in an alleyway.

Monday, 24th June 2019, 1:02 pm
Updated Friday, 19th July 2019, 5:15 pm

Leonne Weeks was stabbed 28 times and her body hidden under a discarded sofa in Dinnington, in 2017.

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Shea Heeley, aged 20, was handed a life sentence for her murder in March 2018.

The garden opened at the Jade Youth and Community Centre on Friday.

Leonne's memorial garden at the Jade youth and community centre.