09/08/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Bryant Brewer, Convicted Felon, Charged In Murder Of Chicago Police Officer

Charges have been approved in the murder of a Chicago Police officer who was shot and killed with his own weapon Wednesday afternoon during a struggle outside a South Side police station, police said.

Charged Thursday night with the murder of Officer Thor Soderberg was Bryant Brewer, 24, of an unidentified address in Chicago, according to police. Brewer was charged with one count of murder, one count of attempted murder and one count of armed robbery, according to police.

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