Police say an alert nine-year-old boy was able to call 911 following an early Tuesday morning robbery.
Lexington Police say a family had just arrived home to Daniel Court, near Versailles Road, after shopping when they were held up.
One man even held a gun to a woman's head and told her he would shoot her if she screamed.
The robbers got away with cash, a cell phone and a purse.
No one was hurt.
Police are still searching for the suspects.