Watch the FULL press conference by Chicago PD on Jussie Smollett arrest

After the arrest of Jussie Smollett this morning, the Superintendent of Chicago Police gave a presser on everything that happened between the phony attack and today’s arrest of Smollett.

You can watch the full press conference below:



It runs just over 30 minutes as the Superintendent explains that Smollett was unhappy with his salary and that’s why he sent himself a letter and staged the attack.

Also, here’s Smollett’s booking photo that was released shortly before the press conference:

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New West
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New West

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Abesurd
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Abesurd

POOR Chicago, he makes us look bad, PFFT not one apology to Trump supporters.

Steve Hanson
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Steve Hanson

There’s no question that Kamala Harris is one way or the other involved in the hoax!
https://youtu.be/Pqmm3t2e7S4
Her friend the state attorney, Foxx, recused from the case after Smollett’s was exposed.
I’m pretty sure she would have pushed the frantic search for the maga lynchers if he didn’t fail at his “scene”

Cicero Grimes
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Cicero Grimes

If, and that’s a big IF in Chicago, he goes to trial, his defense will proclaim “He IDENTIFIES as a Hate Crime Victim…………..case dismissed. ha ha ha ha ha

John Queue
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John Queue

Hoaxters never prevail…LMAO… I truly hope he meets Bubba and Tyrone in jail…

Rutgers45
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Rutgers45

These people just don’t stop with the lying do they. It was political what he did, he did not go to the extremes to frame Trump supporters as tryng to lynch him to get a bigger salary…that is the biggest load of BS ever and that Police Chief knows it. I suspect the Nigerian men would have stated to the obvious too, which is why they were stopped every step of the way from publicly speaking.

Hidyho
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Hidyho

His identical twin brother must be so extremely proud. (Just what this country needs…2 Jussies!)

CruzGal2018
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CruzGal2018

Do you think he’ll try to work out a plea?

I’m not sure how much good it would do him, though, because if the feds decide to indict him for the letter hoax, I think he will still be facing prison time.

New West
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New West

I think he walks…

CruzGal2018
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CruzGal2018

I didn’t actually watch it yet, but did Smollett really pay the brothers with a personal check?

Has this world learned nothing from Jerry Springer?

Steve Hanson
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Steve Hanson

Still no one questioning the obvious connection between Kamal Harris lynching/lgbt bill that cuts away the 1A and this hoax.
Crazy

crc2011
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crc2011

I see the two brothers were going to testify to the Grand Jury for the indiment today but Jussie turned himself in. I still hope we get to hear their story.

GregJustice
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GregJustice

Phenomenal mashup video by David Rutz exposes just how sick Smollett really is:

“I mashed up the CPD superintendent’s press conference with Smollett’s trainwreck ABC interview”
https://twitter.com/DavidRutz/status/1098664014731714560

Smollett should have the book thrown at him.

Karen
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Karen

Smug little cretin.

hubman
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hubman

The Babylon Bee looks at the Bigger Picture here. The headline: “It’s 2019, And Gay People Are Still Being Forced To Attack Themselves In The Streets”

https://babylonbee.com/news/opinion-its-2019-and-gay-people-are-still-being-forced-to-attack-themselves-in-the-streets

crc2011
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crc2011

It appears that on the Show Empire, they wanted to give his Gay character a White Boy Friend. Jussie wasn’t happy about that at all, I’m throwing down the Bulls__t flag on his reasoning, do it for the children, BS Raceist. “There was talk about Jamal having a white boyfriend and I said, ‘F**k no!’ Not for any reason except we have a responsibility and we have a such a beautiful opportunity to show two black men in a relationship together, in a healthy relationship. But it was important to say and that wasn’t anything against white men. It was just a thing of no, no, no, no… this is what I hope, this what I want to see, this what I wished I had seen as a kid because if I had seen certain things as an adolescent I would have had a much different understanding of who I… Read more »

DemocratsRFubar
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DemocratsRFubar

He will further his career and be very happy in general population.

PFade
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PFade

They gotta make an example of this guy. Give him the max on all charges.

MME
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MME

HA!!!….professional actor my….

MarcusWoodson
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MarcusWoodson

From Bettingreporter dot com. And these are not all the bets on Smollett.

Will Jussie Smollett be Fired From Empire in 2019? Yes: (+140) / No: (-200)
Will Jussie Smollett be Convicted of Filing a False Police Report? Yes: (+350) / No: (-700)
Will Kamala Harris Retract Her Statement of Support? Yes: (+175) / No: (-250)
Will Jussie Smollett Go to Rehab in 2019? Yes: (-140) / No: (+100)

ghalv
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ghalv

“If I had a son, he would like Jussie Smollett.”

~ Barack “Bowe Bergdahl” Obama

KenoshaMarge
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KenoshaMarge

Isn’t it amazing that racism is so bad in this country that you have to make it up?

Trubador
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Trubador

BREAKING: The remaining episodes of “Empire” will be aired at 2:00 A.M. when the temperature is under 0 degrees, and will be sponsored by Subway, Clorox, and Jacobi & Myers.

Ronbo
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Ronbo

That’s ok. Nike will give him a commercial and he’ll be crushing it soon.

Noindex
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Noindex

So he makes about $65k per episode or $1,000,000 per season……and he’s unhappy with his pay!

Then quit, go get another acting job that pays more……if you think you’re worth more!

AT
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AT

How can I combine my loathing hatred towards other tribes with my desire to make more money?

Eric
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Eric

How’s that salary looking now?

Dr. Strangelove
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Dr. Strangelove

O/T: Peter Tork dead at 77.

eklektos44 .
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This was obviously a hoax from the start. As soon as I heard the details it was not believable. Prosecute him too the maximum, which means federal charges also. (Letter)

DDP(WWE HOF 2017)
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DDP(WWE HOF 2017)

Most people go to HR and ask for a pay raise. Not Jussie.

SheerPolitics
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SheerPolitics

Jussie is REALLY not going to like his salary in the prison laundry….

Dr. Strangelove
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Dr. Strangelove

Two bucks a day, three hots and a cot.

SheerPolitics
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SheerPolitics

The timeline account is really interesting how they tracked down the brothers and discovered evidence of the fraud.

Funniest line was that he paid the brothers with a CHECK! Man this guy is stupid!

sjmom
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sjmom

This is sad and evil at the same time. CPD has too many real crimes to investigate hoaxes.

GregJustice
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GregJustice

President Trump tweeted about this:
[email protected] – what about MAGA and the tens of millions of people you insulted with your racist and dangerous comments!? #MAGA”
https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1098615818512941057

Smollet is at the top the Twitter trend list and there was even a Fox News article at the top. I guess Jack’s SJWs got caught off guard.

spiritof61
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spiritof61

Who cares about another leftist hypocrite and liar caught red-handed? I want to hear more about the Big Story Of The Century: Trump’s Collusion With Russia! Russia! Russia!

By the way, Disqus is failing badly on this site. No comments are shown on my screen.

Hidyho
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Hidyho

If he was unhappy w/ his pay before, just think how he’s gonna be feeling when this mess is over and no one will touch him w/ a 10 foot pole. Maybe he and Kaepernick can grab a beer and commiserate.

TomNewman
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TomNewman

Man, that police chief laid the smack down on Jussie.

Landscaper
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Landscaper

I heard there was up to 12 Detectives working on this case early on. Hmmmmmmmmm, sounds like the CPD was really hoping it was true so they could pin on Trump.

whiskeyriver
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whiskeyriver

Everywhere I go the past week the first thing I see is another article about Juicy Smellit. I’ll check in with the Scoop again in a couple of days to see if any real news makes headlines.

crc2011
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crc2011

Get ready for his high school pictures, He’s such a gentle giant.

joyfulgiver
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joyfulgiver

“…unhappy with his salary and that’s why he sent himself a letter and staged the attack.”

What an IDIOT! goes from making a salary to now living off the government in a prison cell. What an IDIOT!

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