WATCH: Woman records moment she finds raccoon hiding in her Christmas tree

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First it was the owl found in the Rockefeller Christmas tree and now this.

Aubrey Lacobelli of Florida recently shared cellphone video of the encounter she had with what she thought was a cat, but turned out to be an masked bandit visitor.

“C’mon, get out of my tree. I swear, if you knock down any of my glass ornaments, cat!” Lacobelli can be heard saying.

Lacobelli is seen holding a frying pan and attempting to scare the raccoon out of her home. At one point she sprays it with vinegar. After several attempts, the rodent finally left, but not before Lacobelli swatted it with a broom.


Maybe next year Lacobelli will consider going with a fake tree.

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