The CFO is from a telecommunications company in Lansing.

Kirk Shewchuck of is accused of making racist comments about Native Americans in a voice mail recording. He unknowingly left the voicemail for Donald Seal, the Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Planning Engineer. wants to build a communications tower on tribal property.

The conversation was transcribed: (warning offensive language)

"We'll see what happens. Those f----- Indians. Let's call them red men. You know what? F--- you! Let's sic the Sault Sioux tribe on you! Let's get a good old fashioned Indian war going! Woo woo woo woo woo (laughter)... go up to the reservation and so you don't want a wireless tower here? You know what happens to your cell phone signals... (laughter)... I'll turn it back on in a few minutes after you agree to... maybe they would like that."

The ball is in the hands of right now. Listen to the phone message courtesy of WNEM. WARNING..NSFW.