Police Find Footage Of Potential Pople Of Infterest in Jussie Smollet Attack


Police have found a footage of potential people of interest involved in the attack on “Empire” star Jussie Smollett.
“Police detectives have located surveillance cameras that show potential people of interest in the alleged assault and battery that was reported in the 300 block of E. North Water Street,“ Chicago Police told Page Six on Wednesday. “While the video footage does not depict an assault, the individuals pictured are seen in the vicinity of the alleged criminal incident during the alleged time of occurence.“
The actor was allegedly attacked in Chicago early Tuesday morning and will travel to Los Angeles to perform on Saturday.

The “Empire” star is currently home recovering after the alleged attack. Smollett has told police he was beaten after visiting a Subway restaurant.
“Two unknown offenders approached him and gained his attention by yelling out racial and homophobic slurs towards him,” according to police.
They then “began to batter [him] with their hands about the face and poured bleach on the victim” while “one of the offenders wrapped a rope around” his neck before fleeing the scene, cops said.

Authorities are urging anyone with information to contact Area Central detectives at 312-747-8382 or report it anonymously at http://www.cpdtip.com.

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