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Grinch steals Christmas laser light displays

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

A Grinch seems to be prowling neighborhoods across Spokane. One family who lives in the east central neighborhood found their decorations missing overnight earlier this week.

“I thought it maybe fell over in the snow or something,” says Mike Hamilton.

He and his wife bout a laser light display, which projects designs on your home.

“We have kind of a peaked roof so to save him from putting the lights up we got those,” Wendy says.

But when Mike went to turn it on Monday, he noticed it was gone and the gate was left open.

“I figured it was going to get stolen. I said baby that's not such a bright idea because someone's going to come by and take it,” he says. “I was surprised it lasted a month.”

But they later found out through social media that other people also had their laser lights stolen all over the South Hill. While it is frustrating, the Hamiltons won’t let this Grinch steal Christmas. Instead, they have a message.

“Merry Christmas! I hope you enjoy it.”

They are not planning to replace the one that was stolen. Instead, they’ll try hanging the lights on their house next year.

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