Man admits to lighting firecrackers under kid’s bed

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OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (CNN) – A Florida man is taken into custody for what is being called a prank gone wrong.

According to the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, Matthew Morrison threw firecrackers under the bed of a sleeping 9-year-old girl.

The homeowner says Morrison lives in a tent nearby and broke into the house with the fireworks Saturday.

Morrison was chased out of the house and arrested shortly afterward.

The girl said she was scared by the explosion but she did not appear to be injured.

Morrison is facing numerous charges including burglary and child curelty without great harm.

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