Abby Wambach Charged With DUI

Retired soccer great arrested near Portland, Ore.
By Polly Davis Doig,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 3, 2016 10:59 AM CDT
Abby Wambach Charged With DUI
Abby Wambach   (Multnomah County Jail)

Soccer star Abby Wambach was charged with driving under the influence early Sunday near Portland, Ore., reports KATU. Details are scant, but the scoring powerhouse was booked shortly after 2am on a misdemeanor charge, adds ESPN. She recently returned to her permanent home in the area. The 35-year-old retired from soccer last year, after leading the women's team to the World Cup title. She also has two Olympic gold medals. (More Abby Wambach stories.)

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