Jussie Smollet arrested by Chicago police on charge of making false police report of homophobic attack
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - DECEMBER 02: Jussie Smollett attends the Trevor Project's TrevorLIVE LA 2018 at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on December 3, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jerod Harris/Getty Images for The Trevor Project)
Actor Jussie Smollet has been arrested by police in Chicago, charged with making a false police report of a homophobic and racist attack he said happened to him.
Police spokesman Tom Ahern said that Smollet could face three years in prison for disorderly conduct and for falsifying a police report.