CALERA, Ala. (WIAT) — A suspect was arrested and charged with allegedly kidnapping a woman and her child in another state Tuesday in Calera.

According to Calera Police Department, a Calera citizen called the police when he noticed a woman and her child in distress at a local service station. Officers arrived and learned that the two had been kidnapped in another state and were traveling through Alabama. The mother and child are now safe.

The suspect, who was not named by the department, is charged with two counts of kidnapping in Tennessee.