Memorial garden for Rotherham murder victim Leonne Weeks to open next week

A garden in memory of murdered Rotherham teenager Leonne Weeks will be opened this week.

Sunday, 14th July 2019, 13:30 pm
Updated Monday, 15th July 2019, 17:08 pm

The tribute to the 16-year-old will be opened at the Jade Youth and Community Centre in Dinnington on Friday, July 19 at 11am.

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Leonne was stabbed to death in an alleyway in the village by Shea Heeley two years ago.

Leonne Weeks. Picture: South Yorkshire Police

Heeley, of Doe Quarry Lane, Dinnington, was jailed for life in 2018. He must serve a minimum term of 24-and-a-half years.