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Plane passenger hides 3-year-old girl in carry on bag because she did not want to pay for a ticket

By Mason White 7:07 PM March 10, 2016
Air France plane (illustration) 

By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) A woman was arrested after passengers of an Air France flight saw a little girl popping out of her carry on bag, police in France said.

Paris police said that the woman, who was not identified, was arrested upon arrival at the Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport on Monday.

According to the police investigation, the woman was trying to adopt a 3-year-old girl from Haiti.

The woman did not purchase a ticket for the child, and she placed him in her carry on bag before boarding Air France Flight 1891 in Istanbul, Turkey.

After seeing the child pop out of the bag, passengers alerted the flight attendants on board the airplane. The pilot then requested that police wait for them at the gate, and take the woman and the child into custody.