Places in usa to visit on Mary’s Road in the shabby Harlesden area of northwest London to buy a pack of cigarettes. The district, riddled with Yardie gangs (criminals who illegally entered Britain from Jamaica), was in the throes of a violent turf war to determine control of the area’s lucrative crack cocaine trade. Lawes was walking down the street when a car carrying five gang members drew alongside him. The producer was repeatedly shot, but managed to stumble away. Two men got out of the car, tracked the dying man down, shot him to death, and drove away. Police theorized that Lawes’ lifelong connection to unsavory elements in both Jamaica and London led to his murder in an escalating drug war between rival dealers. Further Reading Obituary Henry ?Junjo’ Lawes. Places in usa to visit 2016.