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Rico as seen on the war between Barksdale Organization & Omar's crew
First appearance "Ebb Tide" (Episode 2.01)
Last appearance "Back Burners" (Episode 3.07)
Reason/Cause Murdered by Snoop
Occupation. Enforcer
Aliases Rico
Gender Male
Age 30s (deceased)
Date of Death November 7th 2004
Affiliations Barksdale Organization
Spouse None
Children None
Kill Count 0
Episode Count 4
Portrayed by Rico Whelchel

Rico was a member of the Barksdale Organization portrayed by Rico Whelchel.

Character storylineEdit

Rico was a soldier in the Barksdale organization, usually seen acting as security at the funeral home they use as a base of operations.

Season TwoEdit

Rico is seen with Country tailing Bodie & Shamrock in Philadelphia.

Season ThreeEdit

He is playing video games with Perry when Omar Little robs a Barksdale stash house he was supposed to be keeping secure, and was involved in the subsequent shootout. He is then assigned to provide security for Poot Carr's corner because of the turf war with Marlo Stanfield. Rico is killed in a drive-by shooting by Stanfield soldier Snoop against Poot's corner.

Barksdale Organization

Avon Barksdale - Stringer Bell - D'Angelo Barksdale - Wee-Bey Brice - Slim Charles - Shaun MacGinty - Stinkum - Cutty Wise - Bodie Broadus - Poot Carr - Wallace - Bird Hilton - Sapper - Gerard - Country - Tank - Perry - Rico