DELTONA, Fla. (AP) — Deputies say a wife thought her husband was having an affair when she found a 22-year-old woman wearing his pajamas. Turns out the woman was just hiding from the law.
The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release Monday that Eryn Rice slipped into the couple’s Deltona home on Sunday after escaping from a deputy who’d arrested her for shoplifting. They said she washed her clothes, showered and took a nap.READ MORE: City Of Sacramento Employee Covid Vaccine Numbers Released: Nearly 80 Percent Vaccinated
The Orlando Sentinel reports when the 73-year-old woman first saw Rice, she thought her husband was cheating on her. The husband was playing golf; when he returned, he swore he’d never seen her before.READ MORE: Threats Prompt Safety Precautions At Sacramento-Area Schools
Not knowing she was on the run, the couple drove Rice home. Later, they contacted authorities, who arrested Rice.MORE NEWS: 'He Had Taken The Machete Out Of My Truck': Man Chases Armed Burglar From Garage In His Underwear
Jail records didn’t list an attorney.