The Osundairo brothers connected to the Jussie Smollett “hate crime attack” in Chicago stood in front of a grand jury, and said that Jussie Smollett did NOT pay them $3500 to stage the alleged attack. Chicago Police are adamant that Jussie did pay the Nigerian body builder/ personal trainer brothers $3500 to take part of the attack.
Prior to the attack that week Jussie Smollett did cut the brothers a check for $3500, and wrote in the memo line “5 weeks training nutrition plan.” According to the brothers, and the Empire star Jussie he wanted them to train him for his upcoming music video. Sources allege Jussie did say he would pay the brothers for taking part of the attack, but no specific amount was issued.
According to TMZ sources connected with the brothers did say Ola and Abel felt the amount was “a little high” but no one ever mentioned anything about the money being just for the hoax.The two brothers also claim that they had nothing to do with he treating letterboxing sent to Fox Channel’s Empire studio .
Allegedly Jussie also admitted to the authorities that he has a bad drug habit, and it was reported that he would purchase ecstasy from the brothers.
Does this change anything about the case for you?