So, you spend time and money on decorating your home for the holidays, only to discover thugs destroying and stealing your Christmas. Over the weekend, a number of real-life Grinch's were caught on video doing their nasty handiwork in Rockford.

In the first video, on early Sunday morning, a group of individuals can be seen driving up to a residence on Pepper Drive. One individual runs out of a pick-up truck, with what appears to be a baseball bat, runs over to a residence and destroys a Christmas decoration projection light in the front yard.

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In a second incident, in what appears the same individuals, a group of people in a pick-up truck pull up to a residence in the area of Spring Creek and Mulford and destroys more holiday decorations.

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Teenage prank? Maybe, but nevertheless, these individuals are ruining Christmas for a number of Rockford area families. It is unknown who is behind this. If you recognize these individuals, you are urged to call Rockford police.

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