The whole break-in thing at Lindsay Lohan's house was real -- because there's surveillance video of some dude jimmying the back door.
There have been reports it was all a mistake, but that's not the case. Someone did actually try to get in -- but ran off when the alarm sounded.
Sources say there's also an accomplice involved -- we're told the dude who tried to break in had a getaway driver.
Cops are investigating.
Lindsay Burglar Caught on Tape!
5/14/2009 4:00 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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