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Rats overrun Penticton

Residents say abandoned homes and garbage are a breeding ground for the rats. (Brady Strachan/CBC)

The last thing you want to hear as you lie down to sleep at night, is the sound of rats scurrying along your fence, right outside your window. 

But according to some homeowners in one of Penticton's older neighborhoods near the convention center, that's what's happening.  

Our Daybreak reporter Brady Strachan was in Penticton yesterday and spoke with home owners about the unwanted guests who've moved into abandoned buildings in the neighborhood.

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