Graham Docherty: Tributes paid to former Stockton kickboxer as inquest opens
Tributes have been paid to a popular Stockton man who died suddenly.
Graham Docherty, a welding inspector, was found dead at his home on Victoria Road on Sunday.
Hundreds of tributes have poured in for Mr Docherty who was well-known in the martial arts world.
It is believed the 48-year-old, originally from Sedgefield, was a former British kick-boxing champion.
On Facebook, one person wrote: “Good bloke taken too soon, you always popped in to see me when you were in the Boro. May you rest in peace Doc.”
Another wrote: “Sat having a drink as a mark of respect for Graham (Docko) Docherty.... read more
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