Lianne Murray
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Sister pays tribute to Leicester street attack victim

The sister of a man who died after he was attacked in Kent Street, Leicester on Thursday has paid tribute to him, saying he lit up the room.

Antoin Akpom was a coach and former player at Leicester Nirvana FC.

His sister Lianne Murray said: "He was my baby brother, he was my best friend, and my right arm."

She added that her brother had planned to train as a teacher and worked at Sparkenhoe Primary School in Leicester.

  • 14 Sep 2013
  • From the section UK
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