Gunnery Sergeant arrested for speeding, refusing breathalyzer

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Kadena Police arrested 32-year-old GySgt Jason Day stationed on Camp Foster on May 7th on suspicion of violation of the Road Traffic Law.

According to Kadena Police, Day has admitted that he drank alcohol but rejected the breathalyzer test.  He says that he does not trust the Japanese breathalyzer test.

A police patrol stopped Day about 3 a.m. on May 7th for speeding on Highway 58 in Chatan. Police say that he was driving over 30kph over the limit when they stopped him. He was asked to submit to a breathalyzer test because the police smelled alcohol in his breath. However, Day was firm in refusing to take the test and he was arrested.

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