Detroit's Most Wanted: Dwayne Richards arrested

Posted at 6:14 AM, Jan 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-26 06:15:28-05

An accused high-level drug dealer and wanted fugitive that police say is connected to decades of illegal activity has been arrested.

The U.S. Marshals say Dwayne Richards was the final piece of a group they’ve been hunting for years.

His cousin, the kingpin, was just locked up in California, leaving Richards in charge of the Detroit-based nationwide drug ring.

We're told Michigan State Police arrested Richards last night following a car chase. 

WXYZ-TV aired a segment about Richards last November