Gregory L. Pearson, 49, faces one count of first-degree murder for the death of Brown, according to Chicago Police.
Brown was found with a gunshot wound to the head inside a home in the 8000 block of South Essex Avenue about 12:20 a.m. on May 20, authorities said. The shooting might have stemmed from a domestic issue, police said at the time.
Pearson, of the South Side Burnside neighborhood, was ordered held without bond at the Cook County Jail, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office. He is next scheduled to appear in court June 12.
—Chicago Sun-Times Wire