When a group of armed men stormed into his home, a boy named Carlos grabbed his little sister and hid in the bathroom with a phone in his hand.
"There's some guy who's going to kill my mom and dad," he politely warned the 911 operator. "Bring cops. A lot of them! ... And soldiers, too." (The LA TIMES has the 911 call)
The 911 operator told police that when the "bad guys with guns" discovered the kids; she was horrified by the screams. But little Carlos had it all under control. Here is the story.
KTLA's interview with the 911 operator: