A grand jury will soon hear testimony over allegations that Smollett filed a false police report.
Olabinjo and Abimbola Osundairo, the two Nigerian brothers who were initially considered suspects in the alleged attack, told detectives that Smollett hired them to orchestrate the assault.
“Due to new evidence as a result of today’s interrogations,” detectives no longer believe the Nigerian brothers are suspects.
Olabinjo and Abimbola Osundairo are brothers from Nigeria who appeared as extras in Empire.
Investigators are questioning two men — believed to be extras on Empire — about their possible role in Smollett’s attack.
Liz Phair and Karen Elson say they too had negative experiences with Adams.
Police have obtained surveillance footage showing “potential persons of interest wanted for questioning.”
Kanye and 6ix9ine were filming a video in Beverly Hills at the time.
The Oasis singer reportedly got into a fight with his girlfriend, Debbie Gwyther, at a London restaurant over the summer.
Four men have been arrested and charged with first-degree murder with a firearm and armed robbery with a firearm.
The LVMPD also did determine there was no conspiracy and no second shooter.