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Funeral details released for fallen HPD Sgt. Christopher Brewster

HOUSTON – It will be a week of mourning for the Houston area as fallen Houston police Sgt. Christopher Brewster is brought to his final resting place.

According to the website for the Forest Park Lawndale Funeral Home, Brewster’s visitation is scheduled for 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Sagemont Church at 11300 S. Sam Houston Parkway East. His funeral will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday at Grace Church Houston at 14505 Gulf Freeway.

Body escorted

A procession of law enforcement vehicles escorted Brewster’s body as his flag-draped casket was moved to the Harris County Medical Examiner’s Office late Saturday. A similar procession escorted his body when it was moved to the Pat H. Foley & Company Funeral Home on Monday.

What happened

Brewster was killed in a shooting Saturday afternoon after responding to a domestic violence call in east Houston.

He was promoted to sergeant nine months ago and assigned to various patrol divisions and the Gang and Major Offenders Divisions. He was known as a “true crime fighter” and his love for helping others.


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