Live updates: Jussie Smollett arrested – CNN
President Trump just tweeted about Jussie Smollett’s arrest, calling him out for claiming his attackers were Trump supporters.
Read the President’s tweet:
What Smollett alleged happened: In an interview with ABC that aired on last Thursday, Smollett said one of the attackers said, “‘This MAGA country, n****r’ and he punched me in the face so I punched his a** back.”
The star theorized that he had been targeted because of his vocal criticism against President Trump and his administration, telling Roberts, “I come really hard against 45.”