Former US soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo has been arrested for drunk driving and child abuse.
A very bad mark for the former star of the American football team. Hope Solo was arrested this Thursday, March 31, in North Carolina on facts difficult to explain. The 40-year-old brunette has been charged with drunk driving, resisting arrest and child molestation, according to initial reports from local police. The former football star was immediately remanded in Winston-Salem Prison.
Investigators say an arrest warrant was issued after a passer-by saw Hope Solo pass out in her vehicle with the engine running for more than an hour in the parking lot of a Walmart supermarket. In his car? Her two-year-old twinsleft unprotected in the back seat with former NFL player Jerramy Stevens.
Hope Solo will appear in court in June
The goalkeeper refused to undergo a blood alcohol test. She was ordered to appear in court on June 28. “On the advice of her lawyer, Hope is unable to speak about this situation, but she wants everyone to know that her children are her life, that she was immediately released and is now at home with her family. The story is more likeable than the initial accusations suggest. She looks forward to the opportunity to defend herself against these allegations.”said Rich Nichols, his attorney, in a statement.
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Hope solo Investigators say an arrest warrant was issued after a passer-by saw Hope Solo pass out in her vehicle with the engine running for more than an hour in the parking lot of a Walmart supermarket.
Hope solo “Upon the advice of her attorney, Hope is unable to speak about this situation, but she wants everyone to know that her children are her life, that she was released immediately and is now home with her family.”
Hope solo “She looks forward to the opportunity to defend herself against these allegations”