Drunk ship captain gets jail time

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A Korean man was sentenced to 14 days in prison in Tacoma Monday for being drunk while commanding a 590-foot vessel in the Strait of Juan de Fuca.

Seong Ug Sin, the captain of the STX Daisy, was arrested April 14 after a Coast Guard inspection crew searched the ship and found that Sin and another officer had consumed "significant quantities of Korean whiskey," according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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