NBC News reports Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has been arrested for allegedly filing a false police report claiming he was the victim of a hate-crime attack in Chicago, a police spokesman said early Thursday.
Smollett was charged Wednesday with felony disorderly conduct for the allegedly false report he made with Chicago police on Jan. 29, according to the Cook County State's Attorney office. In it he claimed he was assaulted by two masked men who hurled racist and homophobic slurs.
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Chicago P.D. arrested and has Jussie Smollett in custody for filing a false report about his so-called hate attack he set up
I think Smollett was getting ready to flee Chicago and the cops got his ass!