Investigating actor Jussie Smollett's claim that he was attacked by two men in Chicago who claimed to have criticized him for racist and pro-casual communications was closed a few weeks before the police announced that they would not be charges, according to documents. CNN reported on Friday that police officers were told by County Cook Prosecutor's Office just a week after the actor reported the attack that they could no longer investigate Smolet's claims. The case by paying "Chicago $ 10K for restitution and community service".
Smollett's lawyer Mark Gerogos refused to comment on the news when he contacted CNN on Thursday.
The accusations against the actor Empire were rejected at the end of March after an initial investigation into a hate crime against Smollett, which investigated whether the actor had lied to the police about the incident and paid two brothers who worked with the show to do the attack.
The case of Smolett generates mass public attention nationwide due to the nature of his statements describing a shocking attack, apparently from the hands of President Trump
The Cook County Prosecutor's Office said that Smolet's decision to work in public service and the loss of his relationship with the city is a "fair" result, even when Smollet continues
After examining all the facts and circumstances of the case, including Mr Smolel's volunteer service in the community and agreeing to lose his relationship with the city of Chicago , we think this one the result is a fair disposal and appropriate resolution of this case, "the office said in March.