Jussie Smollett, the 39-year-old “Empire” star was tossed into the ward due to a paperwork glitch at the Cook County Jail after being convicted to five months in prison for faking a hate crime. He has been imprisoned in a Chicago jail’s psych unit, and his brother is furious.
Jocqui Smollett, Jussie’s brother stated that there was an attachment to the newspaper claiming that Jussie is at risk and capable of harming himself. Jocqui posted on his Instagram account that he wants to clarify to everyone that Jussie is in no way at risk of self-harm. He wants to let everyone know that he is very stable, he is very strong, he is very healthy, and he is ready to take on the challenge that has been put up against him.
Jussie Smollett is reportedly being held in the Cook County Jail’s psych unit and After an eight-day trial, he was found convicted. Authorities said the troubled celebrity was only in the ward because it is one of the locations in the jail where high-profile inmates are housed, according to a statement released last week, according to the NY Post.
Jussie Smollett plots a fake hate crime
Jussie Smollett is a singer and actor from the United States. In 1991, he began his playing career as a child in movies such as Rob Reiner’s North and The Mighty Ducks.
On March 10, 2022, Jussie Smollett is reportedly being held in the Cook County Jail’s psych unit. He’s being kept in a Chicago jail’s insane unit, and his brother is freaking out. After an eight-day trial, Jussie Smollett was convicted of five counts of criminal disorderly conduct arising from a staged assault in 2019.
The actor claims he was the victim of a racist, racist attack in downtown Chicago in 2019, but police later discovered that he plotted the crime with two brothers because he was upset with his “Empire” income. as per the Miami Stand.