Virtual kidnapping scam caught on tape, what you need to know so you don't get scammed

A virtual kidnapping is the latest trend in phone scams. It works like this: you get a call from someone who may sound like your daughter and she's crying, then a man comes on the line saying she's been kidnapped and demands cash or else. One Tempe couple got one of these calls and shared it with 12 News. We give you tips on what to do if you get one of these calls.
Published: 6:04 PM MST July 12, 2019
Updated: 6:03 PM MST July 12, 2019