Jussie Smollett has broken his silence after ALL 16 charges related to his alleged “hoax attack” were sensationally dropped by Chicago prosecutors.
Appearing alongside his legal counsel at the Cook County Court House moments ago, the emotional ‘Empire’ star thanked a lengthy list for upholding him – including God, his family, friends, and the LGBTQ community at large.
He stressed “I have been truthful and consistent on every level since day one.”
Jussie, in his words, below…
The star was accused of faking a January beat-down, one he reported to police as being motivated by his race and sexuality. The investigation then turned to him and he was indicted last month.
Now, the case has collapsed and thus he’s a free man.
More as the story develops.