Report: Jennifer Hudson's Mother & Brother Murdered

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What an awful story.


According to reports, Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson's mother and brother were shot and killed in their Chicago home. reports that the bodies of Darnell and Jason Hudson were found by a cousin Friday afternoon.

"Officers responded to a call of two people found unresponsive," Chicago Police Department spokesman John Mirabelli told "They discovered a male and a female that had sustained fatal gunshot wounds.

"Right now, our investigation is a double homicide," the spokesman said. "We understand family members are on the scene."

So very sad. Our thoughts are with Jennifer and her family.

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