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White Boy Rick Helped Halt NY Mob Hit On Junior Gotti

Infamous teenage Motor City drug dealer Richard (White Boy Rick) Wershe, still incarcerated after almost three full decades behind bars on a single cocaine possession charge from 1987, probably saved retired New York mob boss John (Junior) Gotti’s life over twenty years ago. This is according to the parole file of the 46-year old Wershe and

Interview with the #1 Black Hitman, Nate “Boone” Craft

Starting in the mid 1980’s a group of brothers on Detroit’s east side, still teenagers at the time, decided to become a murder-for-hire gang. The 4 Brown brothers; Ezra, Gregory, Reggie, and Terry, grew their deadly business during Detroit’s descent into the crack cocaine era. You can read their story here. This interview is part