'Number neighbor' fad takes dark turn in Los Angeles

'Number neighbor' fad takes dark turn in Los Angeles Photo: KNBC-TV.

August 12, 2019 07:21 PM

LOS ANGELES - A new fad where people text their "number neighbor" took a dark turn in Los Angeles.

The game involves texting someone whose phone number is one digit off your own – and seeing if they respond.

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Unfortunately, this woman tells KNBC-TV instead of a positive response, the person on the other end threatened to kill her.

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