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Arrests after death in Hemsby

Six people have been arrested by police investigating a 20 year old man's death following a disturbance at Hemsby in Norfolk.

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Parents pay tribute to murdered son

Connor Barrett

The mother of Connor Barrett has paid tribute to her son. Connor, 20, from Great Yarmouth was stabbed at party in Hembsy at the weekend.

His mother Niomi O'Donovan said:

Connor was a loving son, brother, grandson and great grandson. He was also a devoted father to his own son.

"He was loved and liked by many people and will be greatly missed by all. His death will leave a tragic emptiness in so many people’s lives.

"I would like to thank all the people who have offered their support and condolences, which show Connor was a very much liked person by those who knew him.”

Connor's father Lee Barrett said:

“The tragic loss of my son Connor has left myself and the whole family utterly devastated and also a beautiful child fatherless.

"We have been comforted by the amount of wonderful tributes made by family members and friends of Connor.

"Connor was a loving, caring young man and a wonderful father who doted on his son.

"Knowing Connor was loved by so many and touched so many lives has made me extremely proud and grateful to have been a part of my son’s short but full life."

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