A man with a gun forced his way inside a home where a mother and her three children were inside. It happened on Royal Wood Rd. in Lexington.
Police tell NEWSFIRST the mother had been tied up. Neighbors say the children were put into a bedroom and told that if they made a noise they would be killed.
Police are looking for a white man with brown hair and a tattoo on his neck.
The suspect was able to get away with some prescription pills.