Leighton Barrass & Ally Gordon have been charged with Murder.
Connor Brown sadly never returned from a night out with his friends in Sunderland City Centre when he was stabbed,
A second man has been charged with murder following a fatal assault in Sunderland city centre over the weekend.
At around 1.30am on Sunday (February 24), police received a report that a man had been injured behind The Borough Pub, in Sunderland.
Eighteen-year-old Connor Brown was found with life-threatening injuries consistent with those of a stabbing and sadly passed away shortly after.
Last night, police charged Leighton Barrass, 20, of Hartside Square, Sunderland, with murder.
A second man, Ally Gordon, 19, of Polmuir Road, Sunderland, has now been charged with murder and possession of a bladed article.
Both men are due to appear before magistrates in South Tyneside this morning (Tuesday).
Officers are still keen to hear from any witnesses to the incident, and have asked anybody with information to get in touch.