Wed, May 22, 2013, 5:33 PM EDT - U.S. Markets closed
'Alec Baldwin denied hurling a racial slur at a New York Post photographer after telling another reporter he wanted her to "choke to death," the Post reported Monday.
Baldwin allegedly called the black Post photographer a racial epithet, a "crackhead" and a "drug dealer" when the photographer and a reporter approached him on the street in Manhattan's East Village.
The Post reported that Baldwin, when asked for comment about a lawsuit against his wife, Hilaria, grabbed reporter Tara Palmeri's arm and said, "I want you to choke to death."
He then turned to G.N. Miller, a staff photographer at the Post, a #$%$, a drug dealer," according to the article.'