Utah children praised for calling 911 after frightening phone call

Posted at 12:03 PM, Aug 19, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-19 14:03:55-04

TAYLORSVILLE, Utah – Four kids are being praised for doing the right thing after they got a scary phone call when they were home alone.

Officers said the children received a threatening phone call Monday night, concerning them enough to call police.

Authorities said the children went into a room in the basement with their dog and locked the door.

Police arrived and helped the children get out of a side door while officers searched the home.

No intruders were found in the home and a review of security camera footage didn’t show anything suspicious.

Officers said the kids did the right thing.