US Sailors in Japan Barred From Drinking, Navy Says

US Sailors in Japan Barred From Drinking, Navy SaysThe U.S. Navy has issued a drinking ban on all sailors stationed in Japan after a car accident this weekend where a U.S. sailor was suspected of drunk driving. The sailor, Petty Officer 2nd Class Aimee Mejia, 21, was arrested Sunday on Japan’s Okinawa Island after her vehicle caused a three-car accident Saturday night. While Mejia was not hurt, two others were injured, said police spokesman Takashi Shirado.

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