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ARDMORE, Okla. (AP) - A 10-year-old Ardmore girl is being
credited with helping her mother escape an attack by the woman's
Police say the mother and her boyfriend were fighting Tuesday night when the woman tried to leave with her two children and the man attacked her.
The girl then used her mother's cell phone to call 911.
Police say the man left before police arrived, but returned while officers were still at the scene and was arrested on domestic violence and attempted rape complaints.
The man is identified as Juan Ortiz. A second man was also
arrested on a complaint of obstructing officers at the scene.