Posted by Bossip Staff
Jennifer Hudson’s mother was shot and killed today. Two bodies were found this afternoon in her Chicago home:
The mother of Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Hudson was reportedly found dead in a South Side home. Two adults were found fatally shot at a home at 70th Street and Yale Avenue at 3 p.m. Friday, authorities said. A representative of the family’s church, Pleasant Gift Missionary Baptist, confirms that 57-year-old Darnell Hudson was one of the victims. The other victim was a man, the Chicago Fire Department said. The shooting is believed to be domestic. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office has been notified of the deaths of two people from a home at the address, but additional information is unavailable.
R.I.P. Our condolences go out to Jhud and her family. It is rumored the other victim was her brother Jason. The police are reportedly looking for her seven year-old nephew pictured below. As more information comes in, we will keep you updated.