Stockwell shooting police step up hunt for gunman after target comes forward


Stockwell a place I know


South London being

Equated to hell

Survived an


That allowed me

To fight

No consideration

Was given

To doing things right

A baby of five

Caught in the fight

Shot in the chest

Too young to know


Damaged before

The light of day

Has shown her

How to live on

Nineteen the youth

Being questioned for


Shooting and carrying

Guns in these times

What will we learn

In the weeks to come

Was life ended

For something

That was previously


Will it be crack money

Or dope

That has taken away life

And all of it’s hope

Everywhere I have lived

The story is the same

Life is wasted

With no one to


Stockwell a place I know