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Video: The dangerous and frightening truth of spoof calling scams

Jan 23, 2024, 2:56 PM | Updated: Jan 24, 2024, 12:02 pm

Imagine getting a call from a loved one, whose named and picture saved in your phone pops up, and hearing them begging for help as someone demands a ransom for their safety. Sadly, this isn’t the plot to a movie but a growing issue known as spoof calling scams. Mike Broomhead talks with Arizona Sports anchor Sarah Kezele as she shares a story of a family member who fell for one of these scams.

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Video: The dangerous and frightening truth of spoof calling scams