Alleged gang member ‘D.Rose’ gets 40 years for fatal shooting of 14-year-old Venzel Richardson in 2014 in Woodlawn

By LUKE WILUSZ and JEFF MAYES Chicago Sun-Times Wire A South Side man whose street name appeared in the lyrics of several Chicago rappers was sentenced to 40 years in prison Tuesday after being found guilty last year of the 2014 fatal shooting of 14-year-old Venzel Richardson in Woodlawn. Ahbir Sardin, known as “D.Rose,” was … Read more →

UPDATE: Ahbir Sardin held on $1M bond for alleged murder of 14-year-old Venzel Richardson in Woodlawn

BY MICHAEL LANSU Homicide Watch Chicago Ahbir Sardin was ordered held on $1 million bond Monday for allegedly killing 14-year-old Mikva Challenge participant Venzel Richardson during a February shooting in the Woodlawn community that police called gang related. On Feb. 12, Richardson was walking south in the 6100 block of South Vernon Avenue with a … Read more →

Ahbir Sardin

  • Arrested: April 27, 2014
  • Age: 17
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Suspected in the Feb. 12, 2014 death of Venzel Richardson.

Photo credit: Cook County Sheriff's Dept.