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Parents of missing 5-year-old AJ Freund charged with murder after boy's body believed found in shallow grave

CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. - The parents of 5-year-old Andrew "AJ" Freund were charged with murder Wednesday, hours after authorities say they found what they believe is the body of the Crystal Lake boy wrapped in plastic in a shallow grave near Woodstock.

JoAnn Cunningham and Andrew Freund both face multiple charges in the death of the boy, who was reported missing by his father a week ago.

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