Nearly two weeks after “Empire” star Jussie Smollett claimed he was the victim of a racist, homophobic attack, cops have yet to identify any suspects — and some people in his tony Chicago neighborhood are growing skeptical.

“I don’t believe it happened the way he said it did,” said Agin Muhammad, who lives in the same swank high-rise near the Navy Pier as Smollett.

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“I’ve been in this neighborhood five years. I don’t believe it, not around here … Half the people are gay and the other half are black.”

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Alex Jones weighs in on the evidence surrounding an alleged attack that was reported in Chicago where an actor from the FOX television show “Empire,” Jussie Smollett, is said to have been brutally beaten by two men in ski masks who simultaneously taunted him with both racist and anti-gay slurs.


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