‘I’m not here’: Fugitive leaves note on mattress before being found in dresser

Officers said the 40-year-old man ‘lost a game of hide-and-seek’.

The note on a mattress, left, and the dresser in which the fugitive was found hiding (Flagler County Sheriff’s Office/PA)

By Stephen Jones, Press Association Social Media Editor

A man on the run from police left a note on a mattress telling them “I’m not here”, shortly before being found in a dresser in his bedroom.