WILLINGTON, CT (WFSB) -- A Peter Pan bus driver was arrested after police said she locked a passenger in a luggage compartment on a bus.

Police arrested the driver, who was at that point a passenger identified as 49-year-old Wendy Helena Alberty of East Lyme.

She was charged with breach of peace, reckless endangerment and unlawful restraint on Sunday evening.

Police said dispatchers received a 911 call from a woman who said she was trapped in a luggage compartment on a moving bus en route to Boston, MA.

Troopers located the bus on Interstate 84 eastbound in the town of Willington. They said they stopped it and helped the passenger out of the luggage compartment.

According to state police, the passenger “stated that she had been purportedly locked inside by a female driver while attempting to retrieve items from her bag.”

Troopers said she was uninjured and refused medical care.

Alberty was arrested and taken in for processing.

She is being held on a $2,000 bond and due in Rockville Court on Aug. 21.

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