Houston police Sgt. Christopher Brewster’s killer Arturo Solis gets life sentence

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A 27-year-old guy has actually been sentenced to life in jail without the possibility of parole for the murder of a Houston cops sergeant.

On Dec. 7, 2019 at 5:45 p.m., Sgt. Christopher Brewster was reacting to a domestic disruption call from a female who stated her partner was attacking her on Opportunity I in Houston’s East End.

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Brewster got here less than 5 minutes later on to discover the couple had actually left the area, however were discovered strolling in the 7400 block of Opportunity L. As quickly as he attempted to leave his patrol cruiser, 25-year-old Arturo Solis started contending Brewster.

The 32-year-old sergeant was struck numerous times, however handled to draw his weapon and radio a description of Solis to other reacting officers.

Now, nearly 2 years because the awful shooting, Solis pleaded guilty to capital murder and was sentenced to life in jail.

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“Sgt. Brewster’s family’s wishes were taken into consideration, and this defendant will spend every day for the rest of his life in prison,” Harris County District Lawyer Kim Ogg stated. “Our community will forever be safe from this selfish coward, who senselessly murdered a police sergeant.”

Brewster is endured by his partner, moms and dads and brother or sisters.


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