NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Actor T.J. Miller has been charged with calling 911 to falsely claim that a woman on the same train as him had a bomb in her luggage.
Federal prosecutors in Connecticut say Miller was released on $100,000 bond after an initial appearance in federal court in New Haven on Tuesday.READ MORE: Rescuers Recover Body Of Bicyclist Who Flipped Over Bridge Railing Into Lake Lavon
The former “Silicon Valley” actor and comedian was arrested in New York on Monday.READ MORE: Charges Dropped Against 2 In Deadly Austin Shooting
Prosecutors say Miller called in the false bomb information on March 18 after getting into a verbal confrontation with a woman on a train traveling from Washington D.C. to New York. The train was stopped in Westport, Connecticut, where it was searched. No explosives were found.MORE NEWS: Laredo Border Patrol Agents Rescue 15 Undocumented Migrants From Grain Hopper Railcar
The public defender who represented Miller on Tuesday did not return a call for comment.