She didn't answer. But when Mackenzie heard someone try to open the door, she called 911 from a phone in her bedroom. When the burglars entered her bedroom, she hid under the covers, crying, while still on the line with the 911 operator.
Listen to the chilling 911 tape here:
Thankfully, the burglars heard sirens and got scared off. The three suspects were later taken into custody.
Moms of tweens: Do YOU let your 12-year-olds stay home alone?