Category: Detroit

First “Big Meech” Left Monster Legacy In Detroit Dope Game, Shot Dead 30 Years Ago Inside Clothier

October 22, 2020 – The original “Big Meech,” legendary Detroit drug lord Demetrius Holloway, was slain 30 years ago this month in one of the Motor City’s most sensational homicides ever, a gangland hit most historians point to as the official end to the decadent and destructive crack era in the D. Black Mafia Family
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The Highwaymen MC In Motor City Experiencing Violence, Raising Questions In 2020

September 21, 2020 – Motown’s hotbed of a biker community is bursting at the seams with speculation as two members of The Highwaymen Motorcycle Club in Detroit have died violent deaths in the past three months. Are The Highwaymen at war with each other? Most likely not, but the questions and rumors are buzzing. Highwaymen
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Chip Off The Old Block: Don Tano Badalamenti’s Son Taken Into Custody Following 3 Yrs. As Fugitive

September 7, 2020 – The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, they say. And that old adage can sometimes never be truer than in the mob. Legendary Sicilian Godfather Gaetano (Don Tano) Badalamenti’s son Leonardo Badalamenti was finally caught last week after three years on the run from Brazilian authorities trying to arrest him
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Lords Of Detroit: Rapper, Drug World Figure, “Street Lord Juan,” Comes Home On Compassionate Release

September 3, 2020 – Motor City rap artist DaJuan (Street Lord Juan) Wren was let out of prison five years early on a drug sentence last week courtesy of a compassionate release. One of the true kings of the underground hip-hop scene in Detroit, he was convicted on narcotics-trafficking and weapons charges in 2011 and
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