Jennifer Hudson's Mother and Brother Dead

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Jennifer Hudson's mom and brother were murdered today in Chicago. Jennifer, the beloved Oscar-winner and singer has received praise this year for her acting and recently got engaged. Such a tragedy.


Darnell Hudson, her mother and Jennifer's brother Jason were found in Darnell's home around 3pm this afternoon. The only details the police have released is that the shooting was a domestic crime.

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What a sad story. Poor Jennifer. Say a prayer, a chant or give a good thought to her tonight.

UPDATE: Binkywood and Kirtsy report that Jennifer's nephew, who is seven years old, is missing. I did not learn this news until tonight.

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