HUFFINGTON POST
05/10/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Terrifying 911 Call Made By 7-Year-Old Boy During Home Invasion (VIDEO)

Police are hailing a 7-year-old boy for saving his family while three armed men invaded his home and threatened his parents. The boy hid in the bathroom with his 6-year-old sister and called 911. Eventually the intruders found the boy, and he told them he called the police, at which point they fled and the family was safe.

The 911 call is chilling to listen to as they boy's fear for himself and his family is almost palpable.

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