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Mother of murdered boy A.J. Freund gives birth in prison

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MCHENRY COUNTY, Ill. (WTVO) — Joann Cunningham, accused of murdering her 5-year-old son A.J. Freund in April, has given birth in prison, according to WGN.

Cunningham recently gave birth to a baby girl.

The child is in the custody of DCFS.

WGN reports that a judge has ordered a paternity test.

Cunningham and her ex-boyfriend, Andrew Freund, Sr., are in prison awaiting trial for the killing of A.J. and hiding his body.

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