'Neighbor From Hell' on Trial After Being Caught on Tape

Residents of a Florida community say Mitchell Igelko has terrorized them for years.
1:58 | 06/27/13

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This is the ultimate nasty neighbor story. A criminal trial under way in miami right now for th man who has an entire neighborhood feuding with him. Residents say he made their life miserable for years until he was caught on tape. Abc's john muller has that story for us. Reporter: They call him the neighbor from hell. And residents say their surveillance video is proof he's been terrorizing them for years. Nobody goes out like we used to do wfr. Reporter: He says he installed a security system, equipped with ten surveillance cameras, after he claims his neighbor started harassing him. Allegedly throwing nails on his driveway and eggs at his home. He mentioned before that he has a contract on my head. And this is what they want to say because eventually something is going to happen to me. Reporter: In october, he was arrested and charged with two counts of criminal mischief and two counts of stalking torres. Torres took out a restraining order. But when it was time to go to court on wednesday, he was a no-show. His lawyer said he was recovering from pneumonia. He produced this letter from a doctor as proof. Once again, video may prove otherwise. Torres says he took this surveillance video that same day. It shows him doing ya and running errands. His lawyer, though, says the judge granted a delay. And his client is trying to make things right. He's making heroic efforts to move out of the neighborhood because he wants to distance himself from his neighbors put this behind him. Reporter: A claim neighbors say is a far cry from reality. I don't know what surprise he will be giving to us. For "good morning america," abc news, new york.

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