Justice is on its way to being served.
Columbia County authorities arrested a Beech Island man whom they say assaulted a soccer referee at Patriots Park on July 8.
Johnny Alberto Zuniga, 44, was charged with a misdemeanor count of battery against a sports official on July 20, according to his arrest report.
Or as my esteemed colleague Rob Pavey asked, with tongue firmly in cheek, “Is that a hate crime?”
Who would have thought such a statute existed? I certainly wasn’t aware of it.