Man accused of yelling racial slurs while being intoxicated


Decatur - A man is charged with a hate crime and disorderly conduct.


Police say Lee Bryson Senior, 51, was drunk and yelling racial slurs at an employee at the Snack Shop. Bryson was asked to leave by an employee at which point he continued to make racial slurs.


Police also say that Bryson was acting combative while he was being transported to the Macon County Jail. Bryson also stated multiple times that he had a gun and was going to kill the officer.


Bryson is being held on $50,000 bond.

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