Parents' Nightmare: Mother's Chilling 911 Call Pleading for Help

Yvonne Ervin describes how she is fearful of her sons who are accused of trying to kill her and her husband.
1:29 | 09/10/15

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To paraphrase president Reagan, don't trust. Verify. And you also say, cheat and you help, begging police to protect her and her husband from their own sons. Two brothers charged with trying to kill their parents. Linzie Janis with the 911 calls. My children are trying to kill me. Reporter: A mother pleading for help, claiming her own sons are trying to kill her and her husband. They're headed up stairs now. Reporter: Yvonne Ervin calling 911 while hiding in her bedroom, in this upscale home in an Atlanta suburb. A family neighbors describe as perfectly Normal. Their names are Chris and Cameron Ervin. 17 and 22 years old. Reporter: She says her sons have a shotgun, and her husband Zachary is trying to distract them in the garage. How are they trying to kill you, ma'am? They're trying to strangle us and shoot us. And they put xanax in our food, I guess they just want the insurance money. Reporter: Police arrive minutes later, finding Zachary in the garage covered in blood. Yvonne lying next to her bed, badly beaten. Cameron telling officers, "I just tried to kill my parents, who does that?" Both booked into the county jail. Also charged with arson. Police smelled gas, and suspected the brothers were planning to blow up the house. Major news from apple.

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