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Leighton Barrass and Ally Gordon, who stabbed a teenage Connor Brown in the heart during an argument outside a pub, were sentenced to life in prison and served at least 20 years in prison.
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Connor Brown, 18, was attacked in an alley near The Borough pub in central Sunderland in February.
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Leighton Barrass, 20, who denied the murder, was found guilty by a jury on Wednesday.
Ally Gordon, also 20, was jailed for three years and six months after being convicted of murder.
Mr Brown was stabbed to death by Barrass of Hartside Road after a drug dispute and an alleged five pound debt was taken to court.
The jury heard Gordon of Pulmuir Road kick the victim as he lay on the ground.
He was acquitted of the murder by the jury, but found guilty of the lesser charges.
Mr. Brown’s family said the two killers had “little regret.” Her mother, Tanya, said her life was “devastated” and her death “left a void that can never be mended.”