The managers of a British champion fighter who was stabbed to loss of life at his birthday celebration are interesting to boost £12,000 in funeral prices.

Welterweight MMA star Jahreau Shepherd, nicknamed Nightmare, was murdered in Kennington, south London, on Saturday.

The 30-year-old was discovered with stab wounds on the Black Prince Property shortly after 10pm.

An enchantment on GoFundMe reads: “In loving reminiscence of Jahreau ‘Nightmare’ Shepherd we need to elevate sufficient funds to offer the champion the ship off he deserves! Alpha Expertise Administration (ATM) are elevating cash for funeral prices and to help his household throughout this time.

“We’re reaching out to the UK MMA fraternity to return collectively and present some love for Jay, who has been such an integral a part of this trade.

“If he has ever fought in your present, supported you, been in your nook, educated you, impressed you or just blessed you along with his infectious power please present some love and help and donate immediately regardless of how large or small.

“Our sincerest condolences exit to his household and buddies. RIP Jay, we love you, will all the time miss you and can maintain your reminiscence alive endlessly.”

The Metropolitan Police has launched a homicide investigation into his loss of life.

A second man, aged 26, was additionally handled for stab wounds, however his accidents weren’t life-threatening.

Anybody with info can name police on 020 8345 3775 or to stay nameless contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or on-line.