Tuesday Crime Stories: 5-yr-old AJ Freund DEAD in shallow grave, wrapped in plastic. DCFS WORKERS FACE CRIMINAL CHARGES!

The parents of 5-year-old AJ Freund report him missing. When confronted with forensic analysis their cellphones and other information, they both reportedly provide details that lead to the little boy’s location. His body is later found wrapped in plastic in a shallow grave.

AJ’s parents are charged with murder, but what about the Illinois Department of Child and Family Service workers who repeatedly returned the child to his parent, finding no cause for concern? Now two DCFS workers have now been charged in Freund’s death.

Joining Nancy Grace Today:

Randall Kessler – Defense Attorney & Family Law Specialist
Dr. Daniel Bober – Forensic Psychiatrist, Chief of Psychiatry Memorial Regional Healthcare Systems, Assistant Clinical Professor at Yale University School of Medicine
Jennifer Shen – Forensic Pathologist, Former San Diego Police Department Crime Lab Director
Kendall Crowns
Dr. Kendall Crowns – Deputy Medical Examiner Travis County, Texas (Austin)
Nicole Partin – CrimeOnline Investigative Reporter
Ashley Kelly
Ashley Kelly – Licensed Clinical Social Worker – Expertise: Child Abuse

National Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-4- A-Child (1-800-422-4453)

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[Feature Photo: AJ Freund/Handout]