How a YouTube feud ended in an Ipswich teenager's murder
A rivalry between two gangs that resulted in the murder of a 17-year-old boy was played out in music videos posted on YouTube.
Tavis Spencer-Aitkens, who was stabbed 15 times in Ipswich on 2 June, was part of the Neno gang, based in the IP3 postcode of the town.
He was murdered in retaliation for a spat between Neno and rival gang J-Block.
Videos posted by the gangs have been viewed thousands of times and feature raps about poverty, drugs, money and women.
Former Ipswich youth worker Reco Smith said: "They're promoting that that's the correct way of life.
"They need to realise that they don't need to put that into reality."
16 Mar 2019