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WHITEFISH - Police say a scammer is calling people and pretending to have kidnapped their daughter.

A post from the Whitefish Police Department says they've received reports that a man with a "heavy accent" is calling people, claiming to have kidnapped their daughter from school, while in the background of the call a young girl yells "Help me, Daddy."

Police say this is a scam, and they and Whitefish Schools are aware of it. 

Call the department at 406-863-2420 with any questions or information.

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