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Hope Solo arrested on DWI, child abuse charges

WINSTON-SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA (AP) – Former United States (US) women’s national team star goalkeeper Hope Solo was arrested being found passed out behind the wheel of a vehicle in North Carolina with her two-year-old twins inside, police said.

A police report said Solo was arrested on Thursday in a shopping centre parking lot in Winston-Salem and charged with driving while impaired, resisting a public officer and misdemeanour child abuse. She has been released from jail and has a court date of June 28.

Rich Nichols, a Texas-based attorney who represents Solo, didn’t respond to specific questions on the charges.

United States goalkeeper Hope Solo. PHOTO: AP