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Man wrongly arrested still in jail 2 weeks later

Prosecutors acknowledged in US court Tuesday that they apparently arrested the wrong man during a gang sweep in Dorchester nearly two weeks ago, but they are not prepared to let anyone off the hook .

Assistant US Attorney Emily Cummings said prosecutors have identified the man known as Chew who was targeted in the investigation and that he is not ­O’Neil ­Taylor, who was arrested with about 30 other people during a raid on Jan. 17.

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