NEW HAVEN, CONN
One of the former stars of HBO’s hit show Silicon Valley has been charged with calling 911 to falsely claim that a woman traveling on the same train he was, had a bomb in her luggage. The Associated Press (@AP) reports, Federal prosecutors in Connecticut say actor T.J. Miller was released on $100,000 bond after an initial appearance in federal court in New Haven on Tuesday. Miller was arrested some time on Monday.
Prosecutors say Miller called in the false bomb information on March 18th 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 or explosive devices were found on the train.