Jussie Smollett Was Involved In Creating Racist Letter, Which Later Led To Attack, Sources Say
I’m sure Jussie isn’t the only celebrity who has a hard time understanding reality. Thought h was bigger than life and that he would get away with it. Maybe he just wanted some good ole attention? What do you think? Please comment below.
CHICAGO (CBS) — The two brothers involved in the Jussie Smollett attack told police that Smollett was behind creating a racist letter that was sent to the actor on the set of his show, “Empire,” according to two sources with first-hand knowledge of the investigation.
And when that letter did not get a “bigger reaction,” Smollett orchestrated the attack a week later with the two men–Ola and Abel Osundairo, sources said. Also Tuesday, sources said the two brothers were seen on a ride share video camera before being dropped off near the location of the attack.
Smollett received a letter containing a white powder Jan. 22. The letter was mailed to Chicago’s Cinespace Studios, where the show “Empire” is filmed. The letter prompted a HAZMAT response. CPD says the “white substance” was later determined to be aspirin. READ MORE