Retired Soccer star Abby Wambach plead guilty on Tuesday to one count of driving under the influence on Tuesday after being arrested in Oregon earlier in the month.
Wambach was arrested on April 3rd and taken into the Multnomah County Jail. Officers say that Wambach was driving a 2014 Range Rover when she ran a red-light. She failed multiple field sobriety tests than was taken to jail.
In an agreement with the court, Wambach will pay $490 in court fees and attend a diversion program. She will be required to undergo drug and alcohol assessment and treatment. Additionally, Wambach will have to install a breath-analyzing device in her car that would prevent her from starting the vehicle if it detects alcohol on her breath.
Wambach helped the U.S. women’s soccer team to victory in the 2015 World Cup then retired as the world’s leading international goal-scorer. She has completed and won gold medals in soccer at the 2004 and 2012 Olympic games.
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