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JoAnn Cunningham, mother to slain 5-year-old AJ Freund, pleads guilty to first-degree murder

The mother accused of beating and killing 5-year-old AJ Freund pleaded guilty Thursday morning to first-degree murder, leading prosecutors to file a 10-page document detailing the abuse the young boy suffered at his Crystal Lake home.