Speed boat operator arrested off Greek island of Spetses for drunken driving

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Speed boat operator arrested off Greek island of Spetses for drunken drivingConducting dangerous maneuvers with his boat in front of the pier of a hotel on the island's coastline

Greek Coast Guard officers on the Argosaronic island of Spetses on Friday arrested a 52-year-old speedboat operator who was allegedly conducting dangerous maneuvers with his boat in front of the pier of a hotel on the island's coastline on Thursday night. 

A passerby who noticed the boat alerted the Coast Guard and officers were dispatched to the scene to arrest the 52-year-old at the pier. 

An alcohol test indicated that the man was significantly over the limit and he was released pending his trial. 

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Photo Source: Wikimedia Commons License: CC-BY-SA Copyright: Tilemahos Efthimiadis


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