Empire actor Jussie Smallet turns in self to police


Empire actor, Jussie Smollett, has been  turned himself in to  the US police after being classified as a suspect for allegedly filing a false police report in which he claimed he was attacked in Chicago last month.

Chicago Police spokesperson, Anthony Gugliemi, said in a tweet, ‘Jussie Smollett is now officially classified as a suspect in a criminal investigation by #ChicagoPolice for filing a false police report (Class 4 felony). Detectives are currently presenting evidence before a Cook County Grand Jury’.

Chicago Police also noted, “Felony criminal charges have been approved by Cook CountySAO against Jussie Smollett for Disorderly Conduct / Filing a False Police Report. Detectives will make contact with his legal team to negotiate a reasonable surrender for his arrest.”


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