Hopefully this beatdown wasn’t staged too.
One of many Nigerian brothers that “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett allegedly paid to faux a racist homophobic assault on him has received the Chicago Golden Gloves newbie boxing event.
Abimbola “Abel” Osundairo, who allegedly took $3,500 from Smollett to assist stage the Jan. 29 incident, took house the “senior novice division” title Friday evening following a technical knockout within the first spherical, based on the Chicago Tribune.
The division is for less-experienced boxers between 21 and 35 who weigh 178 kilos or much less.
Smollett allegedly employed Abel and his brother Olabinjo “Ola” Osundairo to tough him up and put a noose round his neck with a purpose to drum up sympathy for himself — however instructed Abel “not damage him too badly and provides him an opportunity to look to combat again,” based on a courtroom submitting within the case.
Police arrested the brothers on Feb. 13 however reduce them free two days later after interviewing them. Cops later charged Smollett with faking the incident, then immediately dropped the costs.
Now the Chicago Police Division is suing him in civil courtroom for refusing to reimburse the town for its $130,000 investigation right into a hoax.
With Publish Wires