Police official: ‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett is now a suspect; detectives presenting case to grand jury

AmNews Staff Reports | 2/20/2019, 5:34 p.m.
A police official says “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett is now considered a suspect “for filing a false police report” and ...
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A police official says “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett is now considered a suspect “for filing a false police report” and that detectives are presenting the case against him to a grand jury.

Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi tweeted the news on Wednesday after Smollett’s attorneys met with prosecutors and detectives.

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