Superintendent Eddie Johnson Appears On GMA On Smollett Case
February 25, 2019 1:39PM CST
Chicago’s top cop says he his department has additional evidence to release that proves that Empire actor Jussie Smollett’s story that he was a victim of a hate crime was a hoax. Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson appeared today on Good Morning America. He added that he gave Smollett every benefit of the doubt that he was attacked last month. Johnson says the story unraveled when the Chicago brothers he paid to stage the attack against him came clean.