Apr. 23, 17:30 PM
The Southington Police are warning residents of a phone scam in which the caller reports they are holding a relative hostage. The caller, speaking with a Spanish accent, states a relative was involved in a motor vehicle accident where the relative crashed a BMW. The caller states the relative was hit over the head with a gun and taken to a safe house. The caller may tell the victim they are being watched and they can see the victim.