“He is out of the hospital and home recovering,” a spokesman for the actor told The Times on Wednesday.
Chicago P.D. are expanding their search and investigation for cameras to provide photos of the offenders, who a carried out the hate crime against the gay black Fox Network entertainer after leaving an affluent, previously reported downtown Chicago SubWay Restaurant. The dispacth call obtained by TMZ.com.
Jussie Smollet was accompanied by a friend at the time of the attack, and the friend called the police for him. Look I know everybody handles things different, but if you riding with me atleast pinch that mugga fugga or something. Because if somebody roll on my friend I’m putting hands and feet on em. But that’s just me.
Chicago P.D. released this statement :
“Thus far, no video of the alleged assailants or a vehicle has been discovered but we are continuing to broaden our search,” tweeted Chief Communications Officer Anthony Guglielmi on Tuesday night.
Listen to the 911 Call:
According to Extratv.com:
An insider tells Variety that filming has continued on the set of “Empire,” while a source tells TMZ that Jussie and his co-stars will now have armed security while filming in Chicago.
The FBI is also investigating the case due to the threatening letter (above) targeting Smollett’s race and sexual orientation had been mailed to Fox Studios in Chicago before the attack.
Prior to the attack Jussie received a threatening letter from an unknown person.
“Empire” co-creator Lee Daniels amongst other celebrities should love towards the Fox star.
Sounds like an episode straight off Empire . Rapped Out.