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Jussie Smollett was reportedly upset that a letter about him with racial and homophobic threats sent to the “Empire” studio didn’t get a “bigger reaction,” and that reportedly led him to stage the attack a week later.

“When the letter didn’t get enough attention, he concocted the staged attack,” a source with knowledge told CBS2 Chicago Monday, following reports that the investigation into his alleged attack had “shifted.”

The article goes on to state the following:

The “Empire” actor received a letter on Jan. 22 that contained a white powder substance. It was sent to the Chicago’s Cinespace Studios. HAZMAT was called out and the substance was letter identified to be aspirin. The note reportedly contained letters that were cut from magazines to form words. A magazine and book of stamps were just a few of the items retrieved last week from the home of two brothers, who were arrested.

Rafer Weigel, reporter for Fox32 Chicago, tweeted the following updates:

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