Jennifer Hudson offers $100,000 for safe return of her nephewOctober 27th, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 27 (ANI): American actress/singer Jennifer Hudson has offered a 100,000-dollar reward for the safe return of her seven-year-old nephew, who went missing after the brutal murder of her mother and brother on October 24.
Officials have issued an AMBER alert, and Hudson has also issued a plea for help in finding her nephew Julian King.
Thank you for all your prayers and your calls. Please keep praying for our family and that we get Julian King back home safely, the New York Post quoted Hudson, 27, as having written on her MySpace Web page.
If anyone has any information about his whereabouts, please contact the authorities immediately. Here is a picture of Julian and what he was last seen wearing. Once again, thank you all for being there for us through this tough time. Sincerely, The Hudson Family, she wrote.
Hudson’’s representative Lisa Kasteler issued a statement announcing the reward on her behalf.
Jennifer and her family appreciate the enormous amount of love, support and prayers they have received while she and her family try to cope with this tragedy and continue the search for Julian, the statement said.
We ask that all inquiries be directed to the Chicago Police Department, Area 1 Detective Division at 312/747-8380, it added. (ANI)
- Jennifer Hudson’s mother, brother killed, nephew missing - Oct 25, 2008
- Hudson to host charity dinner for late nephew - Jun 06, 2012
- Hudson's brother-in-law guilty for murder - May 12, 2012
- Hudson forgives family's killer - Sep 12, 2012
- Hudson launches weight-loss centre - Sep 29, 2011
- Hudson, Hendricks honoured for charity work - Sep 16, 2011
- Jennifer Hudson to open up about family tragedy - Jun 29, 2010
- Jennifer Hudson holds event to remember nephew - Dec 24, 2010
- Music is my therapy: Jennifer Hudson - Mar 26, 2011
- Jennifer Hudson thanks fans for being supportive following family tragedy - Nov 15, 2008
- Jennifer Hudsons mother, brother found murdered in their Chicago home - Oct 25, 2008
- Amber Portwood is now out of hospital - Jun 20, 2011
- Jennifer Hudson plans to sell family murder house - Dec 24, 2009
- Hudson offers reward for information on missing nephew - Oct 27, 2008
- Jennifer Hudson returns to television - Jun 25, 2012
Tags: amber alert, american actress, area 1, authorities, brutal murder, chicago police department, detective division, dollar reward, hudson family, inquiries, jennifer hudson, julian king, lisa kasteler, nephew, new york post, october 24, plea, prayers, safe return, tragedy