Attack

In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Smollett, who alleges he was the victim of a brutal racial and homophobic attack, is a former child star who grew up to become a champion of L

Chicago Police Arrest 2 Black Suspects In Attack On Smollett

Two men characterized by police as "persons of interest" in the attack against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett are now considered suspects and have been arrested on "probable cause that they may have committed a crime"
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In this Aug. 8, 2017 file photo, Jussie Smollett participates in the "Empire" panel during the FOX Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif. Smollett, an actor on the TV series "Empire," is also an R&B

Police Questioning 'Persons of Interest' In Smollett Case

Detectives are interviewing two "persons of interest" who surveillance photos show were in the area of downtown Chicago where "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett said he was attacked last month...
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In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. Chicago police have opened a hate crime investigation after a man the departmen

"Empire" Star Jussie Smollett Says It's 'Ridiculous' He'd Lie About Chicago Attack

Smollett has responded to critics who question his report about being attacked in downtown Chicago last month, saying it was "ridiculous" to think he would lie.
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In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Smollett, who alleges he was the victim of a brutal racial and homophobic attack, is a former child star who grew up to become a champion of L

Jussie Smollett Says He Redacted Phone Files To Protect Privacy

'Empire' star Jussie Smollett said he redacted some information from his phone before giving it to Chicago police investigating a reported attack on the "Empire" actor in order to protect the privacy of contacts and people who are not relevant to the attack.
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In this Aug. 8, 2017 file photo, Jussie Smollett participates in the "Empire" panel during the FOX Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif. Smollett, an actor on the TV series "Empire," is also an R&B

Jussie Smollett Strikes Emotional Chord: Attackers Won't Win

Smollett was blunt, emotional and defiantly determined Saturday night at a Southern California concert some urged him not to play, telling the crowd before singing a note that he had to go on with the show because he couldn't let his attackers win.
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In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. Chicago police have opened a hate crime investigation after a man the departmen

Police Say 'No Footage Yet' of Alleged Attack On 'Empire' Actor

Chicago Police say they've reviewed hundreds of hours of footage from downtown surveillance cameras but haven't found footage yet of the alleged attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett.
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NEW YORK, NY - MAY 15: Jussie Smollett, Taraji P. Henson, Terrence Howard and Lee Daniels attend the 2017 Fox Programming Presentation party at the Wollman Rink in Central Park on May 15, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Anthony Behar/Fox/PictureGroup)

'Empire' Cast Member Alleges Homophobic Attack In Chicago

Chicago police have opened a hate crime investigation after a cast member of the television show "Empire" alleged he was attacked by men who shouted racial and homophobic slurs at him and physically attacked him...
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