“I was scared to death,” 10-year-old Oklahoma girl finds wanted fugitive hiding in her closet

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ARDMORE, Okla. – Monica Brown’s heart dropped when she heard her 10-year-old daughter screaming inside their home.

According to KXII,10-year-old Presley Brown was messaging friends when she spotted the reflection of a man hiding in her closet.

“He kind of popped out, and I was scared to death. He said ‘Don’t be scared, little girl,'” Brown remembers.

At that point, her parents ran into the room, and her father began fighting 26-year-old Race Cox.

Investigators told KXII that Cox was wanted on two felony warrants prior to allegedly breaking into the Brown’s home.

Cox managed to get away from Presley’s father but was arrested a short time later.