Richard Wershe

Richard Wershe is seen in a 2012 mugshot. (credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

Lawyer For ‘White Boy Rick’ Outraged Governor Rejected Request To Commute Life Sentence

Former teenage drug dealer Richard Wershe will stay behind bars, at least for now.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2015

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Casting Call: Teen Actor Wanted To Play Notorious Detroit Gangster ‘White Boy Rick’

A movie about Detroit’s most notorious gangster, White Boy Rick, is in the works — and you could play the leading role.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2015

Rick Wershe's mugshot from 2009 on the Michigan Department of Corrections website.

Detroit’s Most Notorious Gangster Tried To Help Kwame Kilpatrick

“He came in and he just looked sick. He told me what happened and I said, ‘Dude, you’re in for the fight of your life,'” the gangster known as White Boy Rick said.