5 things to know about White Boy Rick Wershe, who is now a free man after his release earlier this week
In case you missed it, Richard White Boy Rick Wershe Jr. was released earlier this week from a Florida halfway house. Read more: How exactly White Boy Rick became an informant, drug dealer in DetroitWershe was the longest-serving nonviolent juvenile offender in Michigan history. What has changed since 'White Boy Rick' Wershe went to prisionAt age 14, he became the youngest FBI informant ever -- and helped bring down some of Detroits biggest drug dealers. Read more: Historian says White Boy Rick Wershe prison release way overdueWe also have a podcast, Shattered, that delves into the life of Wershe and others, which is most certainly worth a visit -- or a revisit! White Boy Rick, which is season two of Shattered, chronicles Wershes improbable life story.