Actor Jussie Smollett
Empire star,Jussie Smollett was attacked early morning on the 29th of January,in what police believe to be a hate crime.
According to a statement from the Chicago Police Department,the 36 year old actor was leaving a restaurant around 2:00 am when two unmanned suspects began yelling racial and homophobic slurs at him.
The suspects who had not been arrested at press time then reportedly attacked Smollett ,punching him in the face and pouring an Unknown chemical substance on him.
At some point during the attack,one suspect wrapped a rope around his neck,The two suspects fled the scene and Smollet transported himself to Northwestern Hospital where he is reported to be in good condition.