21 Dec 2004

American Samoa's drunk drivers spend a weekend in jail to sober up

8:29 pm on 21 December 2004

13 American Samoans spent the weekend in jail after being caught drink driving.

Another seven posted the 500 US dollar bail, while the rest sobered up at the Tafuna Correctional Facility.

Police said that some had five times the alcohol limit, and that some were repeat offenders.