Police ID Jennifer Hudson's Nephew's Body

Update: Police have identified the child's body as Julian King, the nephew of Jennifer Hudson. He was found in the rear of the vehicle, with multiple gunshot wounds.

Following the news of the body's discovery, Jennifer's family members reportedly organized a church vigil. Several family members visited the medical examiner's office Monday afternoon.

Our deepest, most sincere condolences go out to the Hudson family. 

 

Not the way we prayed this story would end.

Police have found a body of a 7-year-old, African-American boy they believe is Julian King, the missing nephew of Jennifer Hudson. The yet-to-be-identified boy's body was discovered this morning, in a 1994 white Chevrolet Suburban, that was reportedly taken from Jennifer's childhood home. 

The actress' mother, Darnell, and brother, Jason, were shot to death on Friday.

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