Sam Donaldson Charged With DUI
ABC News veteran pulled over in Delaware
By John Johnson, Newser Staff
Posted Dec 19, 2012 3:22 PM CST
Football Hall of Famer Bob Griese, left, former U.S. Senator Connie Mack, center, and veteran ABC News anchor Sam Donaldson attend a cancer awareness event in 2011.   (Diane Bondareff/AP Images for Moffitt Cancer Center)

(Newser) – Former ABC News fixture Sam Donaldson faces DUI charges in Delaware, reports TMZ. Police pulled over the 78-year-old for a traffic violation about 8pm on Dec. 1 and say he failed sobriety tests, reports AP. He was about 100 miles away from his home in McLean, Va., at the time. Police say he was cooperative during the arrest, after which he was released into someone else's custody.

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right2dave
Dec 20, 2012 5:32 PM CST
Heard Sam Donaldson give a talk one time, ad-lib. He came off as an arrogant buffoon. Glad he didn't kill any one.
TheLazyComic
Dec 20, 2012 4:48 PM CST
Well, ABC does stand for Always Been Crocked. (It also stands for a boat-load of other things too... but I won't be able to list them on here).
The_Word
Dec 20, 2012 2:32 PM CST
"It all depends what the President means when he says "sexual relations."