The 33-year-old rapper was killed at his Marathon Clothing Company in the Hyde Park neighborhood.
The decision by Chicago prosecutors to drop all charges against Jussie Smollett has elicited bipartisan outrage.
The 52-year-old singer has been unable to come up with 10% of the $1 million bond amount set by the judge.
A newly filed bond proffer reveals the lengths to which Smollett went to allegedly stage his attack.
The Empire actor has turned himself in to Chicago PD.
Empire star could face up to three years in prison for filing a false police report.
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.