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Hickory family victim of repeat robberies, plans to move

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HICKORY, NC (WBTV) -

A family in Hickory says they are moving because it's just too dangerous where they live.

The Lail family says they've had break ins and thefts several times in recent months but early Monday morning was the worst, they say.

They were awaked to the sound of someone breaking through the front door.

Rita Lail told us a man held a gun on them and demanded money.

"The gun was in my face it was a 38 revolver..and he said, 'I want your money..I know you got money'," she told WBTV.

The man didn't get any money but did steal a laptop and other items.

Hickory police are investigating.

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