Chicago officer indicted on gun charges

February 5, 2008 3:23:32 PM PST
A Chicago police officer has been indicted on gun charges. Sean P. Ryan is accused of selling a semi-automatic assault rifle to a gang member who is a convicted drug dealer. Ryan is also accused of selling that person four magazines of ammunition.

Investigators say this happened in December of 2005.

Ryan is a decorated officer. He has been relieved of duty.