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Sixth-Grader Helps Florida Cops Catch Home Invaders

February 22, 2011  | 

A Florida sixth-grader helped Hialeah (Fla.) Police officers arrest two home invaders, who entered the home while 12-year-old Cynthia Valdes was at home alone.

With her mom at work and dad on an errand to buy food, Cynthia heard the invaders bang on the home and dialed 911, reports the Miami Herald.

The 12-year-old hid in her bedroom closet and told the emergency dispatcher everything she could until SWAT and K-9 officers arrived to surround the residence and confront the suspects.

Read the full story at MiamiHerald.com.


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