This is absolutely terrifying! There's a new scam going around that preys on our absolute biggest fears: that a family member's life is in danger.

A Florida couple received a phone call from a man who said he was a paramedic at the scene of an accident, and that he'd found their phone number on the emergency contact list.

The phone call quickly took a horrific turn when the man claimed to take the victim hostage, asking for $3,000 ransom.

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