Sunday, June 16, 2019
MEBANE, N.C. (WFMY) – 11-year-old Braydon Smith knows his way around a baseball diamond
As a player for the Burlington Pirates, he's had some training swinging – but never thought that training would be useful to him off
Friday morning, he was home alone when a stranger knocked on the front by his family's Mebane home.
"I was hiding behind me, I didn't answer the door," said Braydon.
Braydon said a man then burst through the front door and found him in his room.
"When he came in the room, he pointed the gun to me and he told me to sit down on the ground and get in. my closet. And I did that, "Bryadon said.
The suspect went into the living room to gather electronics, then went back to question Braydon.
" He found my phone on the counter and he took the phone but he dropped it Braydon said.
Orange County Deputies say the suspect, 1
"And if I didn't do anything about it, he could've taken me with him." He could have done anything, "Braydon said.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office said Hall dropped everything and ran.
Authorities said that a woman and another were with Hall during the incident. The home invasion is still under investigation.